Battle of Sluys

Bataille de L'Écluse

24th June 1340
Fought at : Sluis - Zeeland
Part of : The Hundred Years War (1337 - 1453)
Previous action : Battle of Arnemuiden 23.9.1338
Next action : Battle of Winchelsea 29.8.1350

 

Kingdom of England - HRH Edward Plantagenet (King Edward III) (1312-1377)

 
English Ships
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Cog Thomas  Fleet Flagship
Salle du Roi Guy de NamurSquadron Flagship
Jerusalem  
 

Allied (Republic of Genoa & Royaume de France) - Hugues Quieret (1290-1340)

 
French Ships, Nicolas Béhuchet (1288-1340)

Between 80 and 150 vessels, including '20 grandes cogues embarquant 200 hommes d'armes'

Ship NameCommanderNotes
 
Genoese Galleys, Egidio Boccanegra (d.1367)

40 Genoese mercenary galleys

Ship NameCommanderNotes
 

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