Habakkuk Wiles

NationalityBritish 
RolesSailor 

Date fromDate toEventSource
1694 Friendly Society As Commanding OfficerNMMWH

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
NMMWH National Maritime Museum Warship Histories Web Site
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Posted by Sarah Crowley on Saturday 15th of December 2012 00:43

In 1703 Habakkuk Wiles was the Commanding Officer of the transport ship Asia which took soldiers to the West Indies.
On the return voyage the Asia was wrecked at Spithead during the great storm of November 1703 and everyone on board was lost. Does anyone know anything about the Asia?

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