Battle of Arnemuiden

Bataille d'Arnemuiden

23rd September 1338
Fought at : Walcheren - Zeeland
Part of : The Hundred Years War (1337 - 1453)
Next action : Battle of Sluys 24.6.1340

 

Kingdom of England - John Kingston (d.1338)

 
English Cogs

Five great cogs (all captured)

Ship NameCommanderNotes
Christopher (3)  Fleet Flagship Captured
 

Royaume de France (Marine Royale) - Hugues Quieret (1290-1340)

 
French Fleet, Nicolas Béhuchet (1288-1340)

48 Galleys, 2 Carracks plus an unknown number of other vessels.

Ship NameCommanderNotes
 
French Fleet , Hugues Quieret (1290-1340)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 

Notes on Action


DescriptionEWIKI

5 big english Cogs transporting an enormous cargo of wool to Antwerp againt the French Fleet : battle for one day .

The French captured the rich cargo and took the five cogs into their fleet, but massacred the English prisoners.



Sources


IDNameAuthorType
EWIKIWikipediaVarious, Web Site

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