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Dan

19802
Nominal Guns8BWAS-1714
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1781BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeUnknownBWAS-1714
Captured1781BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
1781Taken by
Solebay (28) 1763-1782
British 28 Gun
Unrated Frigate


 

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Posted by Matthew Reardon on Tuesday 22nd of November 2022 23:01

The Dan was captured by the CT privateer brig Favorite. It was manned by a prize crew under Abel Willis when it was re-captured on August 14, 1781 enroute to New London by the Solebay. This is from the Roger Smith Pension Application and naval muster of the Jersey.

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