Action of 15 September 1782

The Action of 15 September 1782 was a naval action in the mouth of the Delaware Bay in which four Royal Naval vessels under the command of the George Elphinstone pursued and attacked three French warships which included two frigates which was under the command of Comte de la Touche Tréville. The French 38 gun frigate “Aigle” was grounded and captured along with the Comte de la Touche.
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