Chevalier Charles - Henri Hector d'Estaing


NationalityFrench 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth24.11.1729 - Ravel (Puy de dôme)CSORN
First Known Service9.1759CSORN
Last Known Service1.7.1766CSORN
Date of Death28.4.1794 - Paris CSORN
Cause of DeathGuillotinéCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1.1757 Appointed Chevalier de l’ordre royal et militaire de Saint-LouisFWIKI
9.17597.1760Le Condé (50), Corsaire Captain and Commanding OfficerFWIKI
1.1762 Chef d'escadreEWIKI
25.7.1762 Lieutenant-Général des armées navalesFWIKI
23.4.17641.7.1766Appointed Gouverneur Général at Saint-DomingueFWIKI


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Posted by Tim Oakley on Friday 23rd of March 2018 07:27

13 Apr 1778 French squadron under Comte D’Estaing sail from Toulon for North America:
Languedoc80 Comte D’Estaing
Tonnant80 Brumon
Caesar74 Bougainville
Zélé74 Barras
Hector74 Mories
Protecteur74 D’Apehon
Marsellois74 Virtrieux
Guerrier74 Broves
Valliant64 Chabot
Fantasque64 Sutsier
Sagittaire50 D’Albert
Fleche36 de Castellamis
Aimable36 de St Cosine
Alcmene32 de Bonneval
Chimere32 de St Cesaire
Engageante32 de Preville
Eclair16 de Flotte

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