La Cocarde Nationale -> 1796 Cocarde

Nominal Guns40E-WIKI
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down8.1793E-WIKI
First Commissioned7.1794E-WIKI
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany E-WIKI
Ship ClassCocarde Nationale Class
Designed by Pierre DuhamelE-WIKI
CategoryFifth RateE-WIKI
National RateTroisième Rang
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1802E-WIKI


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentE-WIKI
Length of Gundeck144'3Imperial Feet43.8912 
Length of Keel119' 8 ½Imperial Feet36.2839 
Breadth37' 6"Imperial Feet11.2994 
Depth in Hold11' 8"Imperial Feet3.556 


1794Broadside Weight = 204 French Livre (220.1568 lbs 99.858 kg)E-WIKI
Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1794282Design ComplementE-WIKI

2 Ship Commanders

3.1795 - 10.1795Capitaine de Vaisseau Pierre Maurice Julien de Quérangal (1758-1840)E-WIKI12.11.1796 - 20.2.1797Capitaine de Vaisseau de Première Classe François Henri Eugène Augier (1764-1834)002

Service History

16.6.1795First Battle of Groix
6.1796Renamed CocardeE-WIKI


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