French frigate Aréthuse (1792)
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|Career (Kingdom of France)|
|Laid down:||14 March 1789|
|Launched:||3 March 1791|
|Captured:||by royalist rioters, 29 August 1793|
|Career (United Kingdom)|
|Acquired:||19 September 1793|
|Fate:||Wrecked, August 1796|
The Aréthuse was a 40-gun frigate of the French Navy, built from 1789 following plans by Ozanne.
Launched on 3 March 1791, Aréthuse served in the Mediterranean under captain Pierre René Bouvet.
In 1795, she was renamed HMS Undaunted.