Attack on Cadiz Harbour

21st June 1596
Part of : Anglo-Spanish War (1585 - 1604)
Previous action : Action of San Mateo Bay 24th June 1594 - 1st July 1594
Next action : Battle of Sesimbra Bay 3rd June 1602

 

Kingdom of England

 
Queen's Ships, Lord Charles Howard (2nd Baron Howard of Effingham)
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Ark Royal (55) 55Amyas PrestonFleet Flagship
Lion (60) 60Robert Southwell
Repulse (40) 40 
Merhonour (39) 39Sir Thomas Howard
Dreadnought (33) 33John Cason
Warspite (32) 32Sir Walter Raleigh
Nonpareil (32) 32Richard Duddeley
Vanguard (31) 31 
Mary Rose (29) 29George Carew
Swiftsure (29) 29 
Rainbow (26) 26William Monson
Crane (24) 24Jonas Bradbury
Quittance (21) 21Lord George Clifford (3rd Earl of Cumberland)
Tramonata (20) 20William King
Moon (13) 13Henry Moyle
Charles (8) 8Sackville Trevor
 
Lord High Admiral's Ships, Lord Charles Howard (2nd Baron Howard of Effingham)
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
Lion's Whelp (11) 11 
Truelove Unknown 
Witness Unknown 
 

Spain

 
Unknown Division
Ship NameGunsCommanderNotes
 

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