Raid on Nova Scotia


Fleet CommanderNoah Stoddard
Fleet Formed1782/06
Fleet Disbanded1782/07/14

ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Scammell (16) 1782/061782/07/14Noah Stoddard
Hero (9) 1782/061782/07/14George Waith Babcock
Dolphin (8) 1782/061782/07/14Gregory Powers (1738-1833)
Hope (6) 1782/061782/07/14Herbert Woodberry
Swallow (5) 1782/061782/07/14John Tibbets

DateEventSource
1782/06Sailed from Boston. The Swallow joined at sea sometime later. 
1782/06/30Arrived at Chester, near Halifax Nova Scotia and withdrew after a skirmish and parley 
1782/07/01Landed at Luneburg, Nova Soctia at around 04:00 in the morning. After sacking the town and taking some merchant ships prize they sailed at 17:00 
1782/07/14Returned to Boston 

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