Capture of Saint Martin

June 1633 - 1st July 1633
Part of : Eighty Years War (1568 - 1648)
Previous action : Battle of the Slaak 12th September 1631 - 13th September 1631
Next action : Battle off Lizard Point 18th February 1637

The Spanish capture of the island from the Dutch Replublic



Spanish Forces

24 Warships

31 Transports

1,300 men

Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes

Dutch Republic

Dutch settlers

Circa 150 Dutch with 40 local auxiliaries

Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes


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