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  • Hebe (38) 1782-1811
    British 38 Gun
    5th Rate Frigate
    1805 Renamed "Blonde"
    (1782)
  • Daniel WaudbyBritish
    Naval Sailor
    Service 1739-1779
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    British 74 Gun
    3rd Rate Ship of the Line
    (1783)
  • Dragon (64) 1744-1783
    Spanish 64 Gun
    3rd Rate Ship of the Line
    (1744)
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    British 60 Gun
    4th Rate Ship of the Line
    1744 Renamed "Eagle"
    1745 Renamed "Centurion"
    (1733)
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    British 60 Gun
    4th Rate Ship of the Line
    1744 Renamed "Eagle"
    1745 Renamed "Centurion"
    (1733)
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    British 60 Gun
    4th Rate Ship of the Line
    (1695)
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    (1686)
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Action of 1808-02-19

19th February 1808
Part of : The Napoleonic Wars (1803 - 1815)
Previous action : Occupation of Madeira 24.12.1807 - 26.12.1807
Next action : Taking of the Piemontaise 6.3.1808 - 8.3.1808

 

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Imperieuse (38) 1804-1838
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1805 Renamed "Imperieuse"
Thomas John CochraneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1856
,
Thomas CochraneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1857
 

Spain

 
Spanish Gunboats (4 total)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 

Notes on Action


DescriptionTRN5
In February 1808, the Imperieuse, 38, Captain Lord Cochrane, was directed to harass the French and Spanish coasts to the best of her Captain's ability. Her first exploitdash in amongst four Spanish gunboats which she caught some miles from Cartagena. One was taken, another escaped, and two were sunk


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Monday 10th of May 2021 20:32Elaine
British Fifth Rate frigate 'Hebe' (1782) (38) 1782-1811
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Monday 10th of May 2021 01:31George Garcia
Spanish Third Rate ship of the line 'Dragon' (1744) (64) 1744-1783
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British Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Centurion' (1733) (60) 1733-1769
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
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