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Battle of Kerch Strait (1790)

Battle of Kerch Strait
Date 19 July 1790
Location Kerch, Crimea
Result Russian victory
 Russian Empire  Ottoman Empire
Commanders and leaders
Fyodor Fyodorovich Ushakov Kapudan Pasha Hussein
10 battleships, 6 frigates, 1 bombardier ship, 18 auxiliary vessels 14 battleships, 8 frigates, 23 auxiliary vessels
Casualties and losses
29 killed, 68 wounded unknown

The naval Battle of Kerch Strait (also known as Battle of Yenikale, by the old Turkish name of the strait near Kerch) took place on 19 July

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