Witte Corneliszoon de With

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth28.3.1599 - Den Briel, Brielle EWIKI
First Known Service28.3.1599EWIKI
NephewJan de Haes (d.1660)BPvN
Last Known Service8.11.1658EWIKI
Date of Death29.10.1658 - The Battle of the SoundEWIKI
Cause of DeathEnemy actionEWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
16231626Delft, Kapitein and Commanding OfficerDWAS-1600
1635 Aemilia (46), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalDWAS-1600
1639 Frederik Hendrik (36), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalW014
16391643Maagd van Dordrecht (42), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalW014
18.2.1638/39 Action of 18 February 1639 
17.9.163919.9.1639Commanded the de With's squadron at the Action of 18 September 1639 
21.10.1639 Commanded the Fourth Squadron (30 ships, 4 fireships) at the Battle of the Downs 
9.1643 Prinses Royaal Maria (30), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalDWAS-1600
1645 Commanded a Dutch fleet sent to force the SoundDWAS-1600
1645 Brederode (54), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalDWAS-1600
16471649Brederode (54), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalM05
25.9.1648 Commanded the Dutch Squadron at the Action of 15th Sepptember 1648 
1652 Prinses Louise (40), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalDWAS-1600
9.165210.1652Prins Willem (40), as Flag Officer, Admiraal-generaalW034
28.9.1652 Commanded the Dutch Fleet at the Battle of Kentish Knock 
1653 Huijs te Zwieten (60), Vice-admiraal and Commanding OfficerDWAS-1600
31.7.1653 Commanded the Vice Admiraal's Squadron at the Battle of Scheveningen 
9.165310.1653Commander of the Dutch Fleet to Norway (1653)  
165429.10.1658Brederode (54), as Flag Officer, Vice-admiraalNWB
29.10.1658 Commanded the Dutch Van at the Battle of Sound 


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
BPvNBiografisch Portaal van Nederland Web Site
DWAS-1600Dutch Warships in the Age of Sail 1600 - 1714James BenderBook
W014Anglo-Dutch Wars BLOGJames C BenderWeb Site
M05Dutch Warships 1600-1800Ron van MaanenDocument
W034De VOCSite on the Dutch East India CompanyVariousWeb Site
NWBNaval wars in the Baltic during the Sailing Ship EpochR C AndersonBook

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

Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Saturday 19th of October 2019 05:24Tim OakleyBritish Fourth Rate frigate 'Cornwallis' (1805) (50)
Friday 18th of October 2019 16:20AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duff' (1796)
Friday 18th of October 2019 15:27AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duff' (1796)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:52AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:48AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)