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
 

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