Attack on Puerto Bello

21st November 1739
Fought at : Porto Bello
Part of : War of Jenkins' Ear (1739/10/22 - 1748/10/18)
Previous action : Attack at La Guaira 22.10.1739
Next action : Attack on St. Augustine 4.1740 - 5.7.1740

 

Great Britain (Royal Navy) - Edward Vernon (1684-1757)

 
Line of Battle
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Hampton Court (70) Digby Dent (1710-1761)Squadron Flagship 1 killed
Norwich (50) Richard Herbert (d.1740)
Worcester (60) Perry Mayne (c.1697-1761)3 killed, 5 wounded
Burford (70) Thomas Watson (d.1744)Fleet Flagship 3 killed, 5 wounded
Strafford (60) Thomas Trevor (d.1745)
Princess Louisa (60) Thomas Waterhouse (d.1743)
 

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