Joel Uckelman on Fri, 30 Jul 2004 10:37:22 -0500 (CDT)

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Re: [eia] Spanish Fleet Rolls

Thus spake "J.J. Young":
> The Spanish win the wind guage, and their 25 ships inflict 10% or 3 sinkings
> (which must all be British).  The surviving 94 ships on the Coalition side
> inflict 20% or 19 sinkings on the Spaniards, leaving 6 surviving ships.
> The Spanish may retreat to Cadiz, Corunna, or Tangier(the closest
> unblockaded Spanish-controlled ports; Lisbon is now blockaded) or to the sea
> space outside Lisbon.
> Spain loses -1 PP for the battle.  Both Britain and Turkey gain +1 PP, and
> Britain gets another +1 PP for having Nelson in command.  I honestly don't
> know if Turkey is supposed to get this bonus as well, for having Nelson in
> command of the Portuguese fleet.
> -JJY

I believe that Turkey does gain a PP for Nelson. The stack was commanded by
Nelson and Turkey was on the victorious side, which is all that
requires. (That's also how we've interpreted it in the past.)

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