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Battle of Sadras

Page history last edited by François Lebailly 12 years ago

Battle of Sadras (bataille de Madras)

 

Feb 17th 1782

 

 

HMXMS denotes French ships.

HBMS denotes british ships.

 

French Ships

 

# Ships Commander Guns Notes
1 Annibal de Tromelin 74 (1)
2 Ajax de Bouvet 64 (1)
3 Flamant de Cuverville 50 (1)
4 Bizarre de Lalandelle 64 (2)
5 Artésien Maurville 64 (2)
6 Héros Bailly de Suffren 74 (2)
7 Orient la Pallière 74 (2)
8 Vengeur Chevalier de Forbin 64 (2)
9 Sphinx vicomte du Chilleau 64 (2)
10 Annibal de Galles 50 (2)
11 Sévère de Vileneuve Cillart 64 (2)
12 Brillant de Saint Félix 64 (2)
  12 ships of the line   770 guns  

French light division

 

# Ships Commander Guns notes
13 Bellone de Beaulieu 32  
14 Fine de Salvert 36  
15 Pourvoyeuse de Ruyter 40  
16 Subtile de Tromelin 24  
17 Sylphide de Galifet 14  
18 Diligent Macé 10  
19 Pulvérisateur Joyeuse   Fireship

 

British Ships

 

 

# Ships Commander Guns Notes
1 Eagle Ambrose Reddall 64  
1 Monmouth James Alms 64  
4 Worcester George Talbot 64  
2 Burford Peter Rainier 64  
5 Superb William Stevens 74 Flagship of admiral Edward Hughes
6 Hero Charles Wood 74  
7 Isis Thomas Lumley 50  
8 Monarca John Gell 68  
9 Exeter Henry Reynolds 64 Flagship of Commodore Richard King
  9 ships of the line   588 guns  
# Ships Commander Guns Notes
1 Seahorse Robert Montagu 24  
2 Manilla Lt William Robinson 10 Armed Storeship
  2 ships not in the line      

 

 

Notes

(1) Lee division

(2) Weather division

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