Bellona -> 1809 Blanche

Nominal Guns28
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
CategorySixth Rate
Ship TypeGunboat
Broken Up1814

2 Commissioned Officers

1806 - 27.12.1808Acting LieutenantRichard BartonNBD184927.12.1808 - 1808LieutenantRichard BartonNBD1849

2 Petty Officers

1806 - 9.1807MidshipmanJohn Harrison Bowker (d.1848)NBD18491810 - 2.1811MidshipmanWilliam CrookeNBD1849

Service History

1809Renamed BlancheB028
12.1811Took the Privateer La Confiance (8) ref:692


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Posted by Tim Oakley on Thursday 12th of September 2019 19:08

9 Jul 1806 Powerful74 Captain Robert Plampin and Rattlesnake took the French privateer La Bellone Corsaire Captain Jean Baptiste Castaing off Ceylon

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