French frigate Didon (1828)
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For other ships with the same name, see French ship Didon.
Portrait of Didon by François Roux
|Laid down:||March 1825|
|Launched:||15 July 1828|
|Struck:||28 march 1867|
|Class and type:||Dryade class frigate|
|Sail plan:||Full-rigged ship|
Didon ran aground on the south coast of Saint Croix on 25 May 1836 and lost her rudder. Although refloated, she ran aground a second time before being taken in to Frederickstadt. She later took part in the Crimean War as a troopship.