British Fleet for the West indies


Fleet CommanderJohn Benbow (1652/53-1702)B103
Fleet Formed9.1701B103
Fleet Disbanded1702B103

Introduction

British Fleet dispatched to the West Indiies with orders to detain Spanish galleons.



ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Bredah (70) 9.17011702Christopher Fogg (d.1708)
Defiance (64) 9.17011702Henry Martin (d.1701/2)
Greenwich (54) 9.17011702Cooper Wade (d.1702/3)
Ruby (42) 9.17011702Richard Kirkby (d.1703)
Pendennis (54) 9.17011702John Viall (d.1701/2)
Windsor (60) 9.17011702John Constable
Falmouth (54) 9.17011702Samuel Vincent (d.1719)

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B103Battles of the British Navy Vol IJoseph AllenDigital Book