HMS Rattler

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Rattler, 1794
Type: Cutter ;

2 May - 1 Jun 1794 Departure of the Channel Fleet from St. Helen's, and the lead up to actions and manoeuvres with the French fleet. 29 May - 1 Jun., what was to be known as the Battle of the Glorious 1st June commences, resulting in the capture of six sail of the line and one sunk. 1 Jun 1794, Saved men from the Vengeur. 13 Jun, the fleet arrived back in home ports.

14 Feb 1795 the Channel fleet departed from Torbay for a brief cruise and to see various convoys safe out of the Channel.

Portsmouth 31 Oct 1795 arrived from Quiberon.

2 Apr 1800 Plymouth, departed for the Downs, with a convoy.