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FCDI Vengeur

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Vengeur, 64 Guns

Ship of the Compagnie des Indes

 

Details

NationalityFrench
Laid DownMay 1756
Launched25 October 1756
RateFourth Rate
ShipyardL'Orient-Caudan
ConstructorAntoine Groignard
In ServiceFebruary 1757
Out ServiceMarch 1785
FateWrecked

 

Dimensions

Gun DeckKeelBeamDraughtBurthenSource
158' 0"40 '6"17' 4"1,300

 

Armament

DateCrewGunsLower GundeckUpper GundeckQuarterdeckForecastleB/S WeightSource
17573966024 x 2428 x 126 x 62 x 6
1763320001

 

Flag Officers

Date FromDate toRank/PositionNameSource

 

Commanders

Date FromDate toNameSource
3 June 1757Jean Christy de La Pallière001
28 December 1763Jean Christy de La Pallière001

 

Officers

Date FromDate ToRank/PositionNameSource

 

Service record

3 June 1757Commissioned at L'Orient for a voyage to the East Indies001
3 May 1757Departed L'Orient for the East Indies001
28 December 1763Commissioned at Ile de France (Mauritius) for a voyage to France001
11 July 1764Decommissioned at L'Orient001
July 1765Sold to la Marine Royale
February 1784Condemned at Ile de France (Mauritius)
April 1784Sold
March 1785Wrecked on the cost of L'Ile de Bourbon

 

Actions & Battles

DateSource
29 April 1758Battle of CuddaloreB057
3 August 1758Battle of NegapatamB057
10 September 1759Battle of PondicherryB057

 

Notes

 

Sources

001French site on the Compagnie des indes' ships
B057British Warships In The Age Of Sail 1714-1792Rif Winfield

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