Battle of the Gulf of Almería

August 1591
Fought at : Almería - Andalusia
Part of : Anglo-Spanish War (1585 - 1604)
Previous action : The Spanish Armada 5.1588 - 10.1588
Next action : First Battle of Flores 31.8.1591 - 1.9.1591

Spanish victory over an Anglo-Dutch squadron.


Spain - Martín de Padilla y Manrique (1540-1602)

Spanish Squadron

20 warships

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Allied (Kingdom of England & Dutch Republic)

Allied Squadron

35 vessels, 20 Dutch and 3 English captured.

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