L'Heureux

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Heureux Premier
Nominal Guns16BG
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1797ref:692
Home PortBordeaux - Gascony ref:692
ShipyardUnknownBG
CategoryPrivateerBG
Ship TypeShip BG
Sailing RigShip RiggedBG
Captured5.8.1798BG

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1797100 ref:692
5.8.1798112 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1797 - 5.8.1798Corsaire CaptainJean Baptiste Videauref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1797

From 1797 to 1798 , took the ship "Weymouth"

ref:692
6.1798

Before his capture , depart for a cruize of 8 weeks from

Bordeaux
BG
6.1798

From 06/1798 to  08/1798 , took the ships :

Zephyr Brig , from Jersey , 8 Guns , 30 men, privateer. Dartmouth Lugger , from Guernsey , 6 Guns, 26 men, privateer. Alliance , American Ship , from New York to Liverpool , tobacco. Canada , English Ship , from Jamaica to London , with rum, sugar, and coffee , drove on shore near Bayonne by Hms Indefatigable.

BG
6.1798Took the Brig Zephyr (8) BG
5.8.1798Taken by Indefatigable (64) BG

 

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