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Habakkuk Wiles

 
NationalityBritish
ShipDate fromDate toEventSource
Friendly Society 1694 As Commanding OfficerNMMWH
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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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