Attack on St. Augustine

April 1740 - 5th July 1740
Fought at : St. Augustine - West Florida
Part of : War of Jenkins' Ear (1739/10/22 - 1748/10/18)
Previous action : Attack on Puerto Bello 21.11.1739
Next action : Capture of the Princesa 8.4.1740


Great Britain

British Foltilla
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Flamborough (20) Vincent Pearce (c.1679-1745)Squadron Flagship
Hector (40) Sir Yelverton Peyton (5th Baronet Peyton, of Isleham) (d.1748)
Squirrel (20) Peter Warren (1703-1752)
Phoenix (20) Charles Fanshawe (d.1757)
Tartar (20) The Hon. George Townshend (1716-1769)
Spence (8) William Laws
Wolf (8) William Dandridge (d.1747)


Spanish Flotilla

Six half-galleys

Ship NameCommanderNotes



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