La Modeste

Nominal Guns40ref:692
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Home PortÎle de France - Mascareignes ref:692
Ship TypeCorvette
Sailing RigShip Rigged


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen300French Tonneaux293.7 


1794Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck40 French Canons de Fonte

1796Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck20 French Canons de Fonte


1793 Charles Pitotref:692
1796 Charles Pitotref:692

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
179670 ref:692

4 Ship Commanders

1793Capitaine de Corsaire Jean François Malleroux du Bac (d.1799)ref:6921794Capitaine de Corsaire Louis Levaillantref:6921796Capitaine de Corsaire Claude Deschiens de Kerulvay (1745-1796)ref:6921796 - 4.1798Capitaine de Corsaire Jean Marie Dutertre (1768-1811)ref:692

Notes on Ship


2 captains with a ship : modeste 300 french tx  homeport Port Louis

divergence 1794 40 guns possibles guns and swivels

in 1796 20 guns

Modeste ex Ile de France for Captain Levaillant

For 1793 , guess Captain and owner 1793 to 1798 ?? , no description ship , just same homeport


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