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French ship Gaulois (1812)

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Name  Gaulois
Builder  Antwerp
Decommissioned  1824
Launched  14 April 1812
Namesake  Gaul
Laid down  1807
Construction started  1807
Weight  2,966 tons
French ship Gaulois (1812)
Class and type  Téméraire-class ship of the line

Gaulois was a Téméraire-class 74-gun ship of the line of the French Navy.

Career

Commissioned in Antwerp, Gaulois served in Missiessy's squadron under Captain Malin before being stationed at Antwerp in March, along with Trajan, for the defence of the town.

At the Bourbon Restoration in 1814, she returned to Brest, where she was decommissioned. She was struck in 1827 and eventually broken up in 1831.

References

French ship Gaulois (1812) Wikipedia


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