Attack on Cadiz Harbour

21st June 1596
Part of : Anglo-Spanish War (1585 - 1604)
Previous action : Action of San Mateo Bay 24.6.1594 - 1.7.1594
Next action : Battle of Sesimbra Bay 3.6.1602

 

Kingdom of England

 
Queen's Ships, Lord Charles Howard (2nd Baron Howard of Effingham) (1536-1624)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Ark Royal (55) Amyas PrestonFleet Flagship
Lion (60) Robert Southwell
Repulse (40)  
Merhonour (39) Sir Thomas Howard (1561-1626)
Dreadnought (33) Alexander Clifford, John Cason
Warspite (32) Sir Walter Raleigh (1552-1618)
Nonpareil (32) Richard Duddeley
Vanguard (31)  
Mary Rose (29) George Carew
Swiftsure (29)  
Rainbow (26) William Monson (1568-1643)
Crane (24) Jonas Bradbury
Quittance (21) Lord George Clifford (3rd Earl of Cumberland) (1558-1605)
Tramonata (20) William King
Moon (13) Henry Moyle
Charles (8) Sackville Trevor
 
Lord High Admiral's Ships, Lord Charles Howard (2nd Baron Howard of Effingham) (1536-1624)
Ship NameCommanderNotes
Lion's Whelp (11)  
Truelove  
Witness  
 

Spain

 
Unknown Division
Ship NameCommanderNotes
 

Sources


IDNameAuthorType

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Thursday 5th of December 2019 13:57William FisherGeorge Younghusband (1776-1806)
Tuesday 3rd of December 2019 14:40Darrin ZielinskiBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Durrington' (1739) (26)
Monday 2nd of December 2019 05:15Tim OakleyBritish sloop 'Fleche' (1798) (18)
Saturday 30th of November 2019 05:17Tim OakleyBritish Fourth Rate frigate 'Cornwallis' (1805) (50)
Friday 29th of November 2019 01:51Karen TateBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Prince William Henry' (1788)