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Battle of Pondicherry

Battle of Pondicherry

The Battle of Pondicherry was a naval battle between a British squadron under Vice-Admiral George Pocock and French squadron under Comte d'Aché off the Carnatic coast of India near Pondicherry during the Seven Years' War. The battle took place on 10 September 1759.[1] The outcome was indecisive.[2]


  1. ^ Heritage History - List of Battles Archived July 11, 2011, at the Wayback Machine, retrieved 30 September 2008
  2. ^ - Battle of Pondichéry, retrieved 21 May 2011

Coordinates: 11°56′N 79°50′E / 11.933°N 79.833°E / 11.933; 79.833