French Order of Battle at the Nile

August 1, 1798

Ship
Guns
Men
Captain
Aquilon
74
700
H. A.Thevenard
Artemise
40
250
P. J. Standelet
Conquerant
74
700
S Dalbarade
Diane
40
300
E. J. N. Solen
Rear Admiral Descres
Franklin
80
800
M. Gilet
Rear Admiral A Blanquet de Chayla
Genereux
74
700
CaptainLe Joille
Geurrier
74
700
J.F.T Trullet
Guillaume Tell
80
800
Captain Saulnier
Rear Admiral P.C. Villeneuve
Heureux
74
700
J.P. Etienne
Justice
40
300
Captain Villeneuve
Mercure
74
700
Captain Cambon
Orient
120
1010
H. Ganteaume
Vice Admiral F.P. Brueys
Peuple Souverain
74
700
P.P. Raccord
Serieuse
36
250
C.J. Martin
Spartiate
74
700
M.J. Emerlau
Timoleon
74
700
J.F.T. Trullet
Tonnant
80
800
Aristide-Aubert Dupetit Thouars

Killed and Wounded

Admiral Brueys – killed.
Aristide-Aubert Dupetit Thouars – killed.

Courtesy of The Napoleonic Guide.

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