The Spanish Armada

May 1588 - October 1588
Fought at : English Channel - British Isles
Part of : Anglo-Spanish War (1585 - 1604)
Previous action : Battle of Pantelleria 13.7.1586
Next action : Battle of the Gulf of Almería 8.1591

 

Spain

 
Andalucian Squadron, Don Pedro de Valdés (1544-1615)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Nuestra Señora del Rosario (25) Don Pedro de Valdés (1544-1615)Squadron Flagship Captured
 

Kingdom of England

 
Unknown Division
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Lion (60) Thomas Howard (1561-1626)
Elizabeth Jonas (56) Robert Southwell
Ark Raleigh (55) Thomas Gray
White Bear (50) Edward Sheffield
Hope (48) Robert Crosse (1547-1611)
Triumph (48) Martin Frobisher (d.1593)
Bonadventure (47) Henry Seymour (1552-?), George Raymond
Revenge (43) Sir Francis Drake (1540-1596)
Swiftsure (41) Edward Fenner
Victory (39) John Hawkins (1532-1595)
Dreadnought (34) George Beeston (1520-1601)
Nonpareil (32) Thomas Fenner
Vanguard (31) Sir William Wynter (1525-1589)
Aid (30) William Fenner (d.1589)
Mary Rose (29) Edward Fenton
Foresight (28) Christopher Baker
George (28) Richard Hodges
Rainbow (26) Henry Palmer (c.1550-1611), Hugh Seymour
Tiger (22) John Bostocke
Bull (21) Jeremy Turner
Tramonata (20) Lake Ward
Achates (13) Gregory Riggs
Moon (13) Alexander Clifford
Scout (10) Henry Ashley
Advice (9) John Harris
Spy (9) Ambrose Ward
Swallow (8)  
Charles (8) John Robarts
Marline (7) Walter Gower
Sun (5) Richard Buckley
Cygnet (3) John Sheriff
Brigantine  
George  
Bonavolia William Borough
Fancy  
Galley Bonavolia William Borough
 

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