Raid on Nova Scotia


Fleet Commander Noah Stoddard
Fleet Formed6.1782
Fleet Disbanded14.7.1782

ShipJoinedLeftCommanderNotes
Scammell (16) 6.178214.7.1782 Noah StoddardFleet disbanded
Hero (9) 6.178214.7.1782 George Waith BabcockFleet disbanded
Dolphin (8) 6.178214.7.1782 Gregory Powers (1738-1833)Fleet disbanded
Hope (6) 6.178214.7.1782 Herbert WoodberryFleet disbanded
Swallow (5) 6.178214.7.1782 John TibbetsFleet disbanded

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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