First Fleet to Australia

Fleet Commander Arthur Phillip (1738-1814)E-WIKI
Fleet Formed13.5.1787E-WIKI
Fleet Disbanded20.1.1788E-WIKI


The First Fleet was the 11 ships that departed from Portsmouth, England, on 13 May 1787 to found the penal colony that became the first European settlement in Australia.

Golden Grove (10) 13.5.178720.1.1788 William SharpFleet disbanded
Supply (4) 13.5.178720.1.1788 Henry Lidgbird Ball (1756-1818)Fleet disbanded
Sirius (10) 13.5.178720.1.1788 John HunterFleet disbanded
Lady Penrhyn 13.5.178720.1.1788 Fleet disbanded


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