Staten Island Landings

2nd July 1776 - 4th July 1776
Part of : The American War of Independence (1775/04/19 - 1784/01/14)
Previous action : Milford vs Yankee Hero 6.6.1776
Next action : Tyrannicide vs Dispatch 12.7.1776

Initial landing of 9,000+ British Troops under General Sir William Howe.

 

Great Britain (Royal Navy) - Molyneaux Shuldham (1717-1798)

 
Royal Nayy Vessels
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Chatham (50) John Raynor (c.1730-1784)Fleet Flagship
Asia (64) George Vandeput (d.1800)
Centurion (50) Richard Brathwaite (c.1728-1805)
Phoenix (44) Hyde Parker (1739-1807)
Greyhound (28) Archibald Dickson (c.1739-1803)
Rose (20) Alexander Scott
Swan (14) James Ayscough (c.1735-1789)
Senegal (14) William Duddingston (1740-1817)
Tryal John Brown (1751-1808)
 
British Transports
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 

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