Action of 5th March 1646

5th March 1646
Part of : Eighty Years War (1568 - 1648)
Previous action : Attack on Saint Martin 20th March 1644 - 17th April 1644
Next action : Blockade of San Jacinto 22nd June 1646 - 24th July 1646

The first action in the Dutch attempt to capture the Philippines.

 

Spain

 
Spanish Galleons, Lorenzo Ugalde de Orellana

Both Spanish galleons were described as old.


Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Encarnación 34Domingo MachadoSquadron Flagship
Rosario 30Juan Martinez
 

Dutch Republic

 
Dutch 1st Squadron

Four ships and a galley (small oared vessel)


Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
 

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