Honour - BUGIA 1671
Date - 08-May
The action was a daylight attack when Vice-Admiral Spragg's squadron attacked and set on fire
seven pirate warships & three Algerine corsairs in Bugia Bay (now port De
Bugia). The fireships Eagle and Rose were both expended.
They went on to bombard the town castle, killing about 360 people.
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