La Friponne

Nominal Guns32E-WIKI
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
First Commissioned1780E-WIKI
How acquiredPurpose builtE-WIKI
ShipyardLorient - Brittany E-WIKI
CategoryFifth RateE-WIKI
National RateQuatrième RangE-WIKI
Ship TypeFrigate E-WIKI
Sailing RigShip RiggedE-WIKI

1 Ship Commander

1795Capitaine de Vaisseau Louis Léonce Trullet (1756-1827)E-WIKI

1 Flag Officer

14.3.1795 - 15.3.1795Contre-Amiral Pierre Martin (1752-1820) TransferedE-WIKI

Service History

19.6.1781Action of 1781-06-19
19.6.1781Took the Frigate Crescent (28)
12.8.1781Took the Brig Dragon (14) NNF-1774
14.3.1795Action off Genoa
13.7.1795Battle of Hyeres
7.10.1795Action of 1795-10-07


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Posted by Tom Fremantle on Wednesday 27th of January 2021 15:44

Friponne was present at the battle of Genoa 13 & 14 March 1795. The French Admiral Martin moved his flag to Friponne to conduct the battle.

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