Come and ask, answer or inform.
Upon departure from Lorient , it became evident that Néarque was a far worse sailer than the frigates and that she could not follow . Leduc detached her so that she would carry out her orders independently , but she was captured almost immediately by HMS Niobé .
A gale split "Guerrière" from her consorts .
On 18 , Blanche spotted Guerrière and gave chase . Guerrière had already suffered 36 fatalities to scurvy , and had 80 more sick aboard . Captain Hubert thus decided to refuse the engagement and attempted to elude Blanche , but she caught on the next day and Guerrière struck her colours .
On 2 August 1806 "Revanche" , capitaine de frégate Lambert and "Sirène" , capitaine de frégate Le Duc , captured the Greenland whalers "Holderness" , Swan , master, and "Blenheim" , Welburn , master , both of and for Hull . They burnt their captures .
Leduc's division returned to Île-de-Bréhat in September 1806, Saint-Malo being blockaded . It had destroyed or captured 38 British merchantmen and whalers , and one Russian whaler .