Action of 27 August 1661

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Action of 27 August 1661 was a naval battle that took place on 27 August 1661 near Milos, Greece between the Republic of Venice and the Knights Hospitaller over the Ottoman Empire.

Ships involved[edit]

Venice/Malta[edit]

20 galleys and 2 galleasses

Turkey[edit]

36 galleys - 5 sunk, 4 captured

Result[edit]

The result was a victory for Venice and Malta over the Ottoman Empire.

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