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|Fleet Commander||Lord Jean Bernard Louis Desjeans (Baron de Pointis) (1645-1707)||FWIKI|
Fleet at Brest :
State ships Sceptre (88c), 2 of 2e rang le Fort (70c) et le Saint-Louis (66c), 4 of 3e rang l’Apollon (60c), le Furieux (62c), le Saint-Michel (60c), le Vermandois (62c), l’Avenant, la Dieppoise, l’Éclatante, Maison-de-Ville-d’Amsterdam, le Marin, la Mutine, la Providence and 4 traversiers of Aunis
No ship description for de Massiac , just the year 1697 in Salein
Renforcement in the Antilles Area by Squadron of Des Augiers , flibutiers and St Malo frigates
2 frigates malouines and 10 flibustiers ships ( Dictionnaire des corsaires et des pirates )
Share of the King : 2 millions
|Le Sceptre (88)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Lord Jean Bernard Louis Desjeans (Baron de Pointis) (1645-1707)||Fleet disbanded|
|La Maison de Ville d'Amsterdam (12)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Mosnier||Fleet disbanded|
|La Mutine (40)||7.1.1697||9.1697||de Massiac||Fleet disbanded|
|La Dieppoise (12)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Flaubertau||Fleet disbanded|
|Le Vermandois (60)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Fleet disbanded|
|Le Saint Michel (58)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Fleet disbanded|
|L'Apollon (56)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Fleet disbanded|
|Le Furieux (58)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Isaac Michel de La Motte (Sieur de La Motte) (1649-1719)||Fleet disbanded|
|Le Saint Louis (64)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Fleet disbanded|
|Le Fort (68)||7.1.1697||9.1697||Fleet disbanded|
|L'Avenant (42)||7.1.1697||9.1697||de Massiac||Fleet disbanded|
From 06 to 24 mai , enter of the French in the town and sacking of her for 10 to 20 millions of Livres Tournois
Departure from Brest
Arrival at Saint Domingue
Pact on the Admiral Vessel between Flibustiers and The Fleet from Brest : part for flibustiers on the gain
End of Mars 1697 , arrival in view of Carthagene with 1200 men from Brest and 650 flibustiers from Saint Domingue
At Carthagene with 29 ships
Attack of Boca Chica: Fort San Luis
Redition of Don Sancho Jimeno and his 139 mens
The Bay of Cathargene is in posession of the French
Attack of the town of Cathargene , who rapidely surrend .
Ransom of 9 millions of Livres Tournois .
From 06 to 24 mai , entry of the French in the town and sacking of her for 10 to 20 millions of Livres Tournois
The pact said that 2 millions were for the Flibustiers , but they are paid military wages : 650 of them sacked a second time the town
On his return voyage to France, Pointis managed to avoid the English admiral John Neville detached from Cadix to pursue him .
The only ship captured was an hospital with yellow fever sicks : the desease killed 1300 English sailors, six captains, and Admiral Neville himself , only one captain in the Dutch fleet survived.