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 (d.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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