In the atlantic villaret attempted to cut off a small detachment of five oldjarvie,john jervis, British battleships, but admiral sir william cornwallis in the royal sovereign earl st vincent (1735-1823), Conducted a masterly fighting retreat. A few days later villaret lost three served with distinction in the west indies, in the Battleships to lord bridport off ile de groix, and was pinned down at lorient, Mediterranean, in the powerless to stop royalist forces landing at quiberon. However, general hoche channel and at the crushed the rising and then attempted to invade ireland. Although they evaded admiralty. His response to Bridport’s distant blockade, the french ships were scattered by storms and the mutiny was severe: Mutineers were hanged on Attempt failed.
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The british responded by capturing the dutch bases at the cape of good hope he took his title, he later And ceylon. In late 1796 spain changed sides, reversing the naval balance at a rebuilt the royal navy after His own stern model, while Stroke. The british fleet, now heavily outnumbered, evacuated the mediterranean Encouraging the unique And fell back on lisbon. The new allies decided to combine their main fleets.