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19293
Nominal Guns12W027
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorMassachusetts State Navy
Acquired3.10.1776W027
ShipyardUnknownW027
CategoryPrivateerW027
Ship TypeBrigW027
Captured31.5.1778W027

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Burthen95Ton 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.10.177681 W027
25.5.177881 W027

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.10.1776 - 1777Unknown
Elias SmithAmerican
Naval Sailor
Service 1744-1817
W027
8.11.1777 - 1778Unknown
Nicholas OglebyAmerican
Naval Sailor
W027
25.5.1778 - 31.5.1778Unknown
Nathaniel WardellAmerican
Naval Sailor
W027

Service History


DateEventSource
31.5.1778Taken by
Blonde (32) 1760-1782
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate


 

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Posted by Freddy Van Daele on Monday 24th of October 2016 15:39

Built Beverly, Mass. 1776.09.17


Posted by Freddy Van Daele on Thursday 13th of October 2016 19:49

Became British Privateer brig "Dragon" in 1778 and French Royal corvette "Le Dragon" in 1781. Scuttled by her Commander the chevalier de l'Espine on the 21st of January 1783 off Monte-Christi, Haiti, being the last vessel lost by France in the American Independence War.

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