The Spanish Armada

May 1588 - October 1588
Fought at : English Channel
Part of : Anglo-Spanish War (1585 - 1604)
Previous action : Battle of Pantelleria 13th July 1586
Next action : Battle of the Gulf of Almería August 1591

 

Spain

 
Andalucian Squadron, Don Pedro de Valdés
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Nuestra Señora del Rosario (25) 25Don Pedro de ValdésSquadron Flagship Captured
 

Kingdom of England

 
Unknown Division
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
 
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Lion (60) 60Thomas Howard
Elizabeth Jonas (56) 56Robert Southwell
Ark Raleigh (55) 55Thomas Gray
White Bear (50) 50Edward Sheffield
Hope (48) 48Robert Crosse
Triumph (48) 48Martin Frobisher
Bonadventure (47) 47Henry Seymour, George Raymond
Revenge (43) 43Sir Francis Drake
Swiftsure (41) 41Edward Fenner
Victory (39) 39John Hawkins
Dreadnought (34) 34George Beeston
Nonpareil (32) 32Thomas Fenner
Vanguard (31) 31Sir William Wynter
Aid (30) 30William Fenner
Mary Rose (29) 29Edward Fenton
Foresight (28) 28Christopher Baker
George (28) 28Richard Hodges
Rainbow (26) 26Henry Palmer, Hugh Seymour
Tiger (22) 22John Bostocke
Bull (21) 21Jeremy Turner
Tramonata (20) 20Lake Ward
Achates (13) 13Gregory Riggs
Moon (13) 13Alexander Clifford
Scout (10) 10Henry Ashley
Advice (9) 9John Harris
Spy (9) 9Ambrose Ward
Swallow (8) 8 
Charles (8) 8John Robarts
Marline (7) 7Walter Gower
Sun (5) 5Richard Buckley
Cygnet (3) 3John Sheriff
Brigantine Unknown 
George Unknown 
Bonavolia UnknownWilliam Borough
Fancy Unknown 
Galley Bonavolia UnknownWilliam Borough
 

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