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Honour - ' Constance' 1797


Date - 09-March
Type - Single Ship or Boat Service Actions 
Conflict - French Revolutionary War; 1793-1803

 
Description The action took place about 10 miles South-West of Brest.

HMS Nymph engaged and captured the French Constance after a 10 minute running battle.

(At the same time HMS St. Fiorenzo engaged and captured the French Resistance. Gaining that single ship honour.)

 

 
 
HM Ships
 Nymphe        
         
 
This page last edited - 22 March, 2013.

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