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Medal commemorating Admiral Pierre AndrÃ”Ã²Ã¡de Suffren Saint Tropez (1729-1788)
Medal commemorating Admiral Pierre AndrÃ”Ã²Ã¡de Suffren Saint Tropez, (1729-1788). Obverse: Bust of Admiral Suffren in a tie-wig (left). Legend: 'P . AND . DE SUFFREN ST . TROPEZ CHEV DES ORD . DU ROI GR . CROIX DE L'ORD . DE ST. JEAN DE JERUS . VICE ADMIRAL DE FRANCE.' (Peter Andrew de Suffren of St Tropez, Knight of the orders of the King, Grand Cross of the Order of St John of Jerusalem, Vice-Admiral of France.) Reverse: Inscription within a laurel wreath, small coat of arms above. Inscription: 'LE CAP PROTÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ�GÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ� TRINQUEMALE PRIS GOUDELOUR DÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ�LIVRÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ� L'INDE DÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ�FENDUE SIX COMBATS GLORIEUX LES Ã”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ�TATS DE PROVENCE ONT DÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ�CÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ�RNÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ� CETTE MÃ”Ã²Ã¡â”œÃ�DAILLE MDCCLXXXIV.' (The Cape protected, Trincomalee taken, Goudelour set free, India defended, six glorious battles. The States of Provence have issued this medal.) Admiral de Suffren's chief exploit was in the Indian Ocean campaign, 1781-82, against Admiral Hughes, with whom in several battles he held his own.
- Image reference: E2771-2
- National Maritime Museum