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Honour - 'Essex Junior' 1814


Date - 28-March
Type - Single Ship or Boat Service Actions
Conflict - War of 1812; 1812-15

 
Description The action took place off Valparaiso, Chile.

HMS Cherub engaged and took the American ship USS Essex Junior. While In a parallel action HMS Phoebe took the USS Essex.

 
 
 
HM Ships
Cherub         
         
 
This page last edited - 17 July, 2012.

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