British Fleet for the West indies


Fleet CommanderJohn Benbow (1652/53-1702)B103
Fleet Formed1701/09B103
Fleet Disbanded1702B103

Introduction

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



ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Bredah (70) 1701/091702Christopher Fogg (d.1708)
Defiance (64) 1701/091702Henry Martin (d.1701/2)
Greenwich (54) 1701/091702Cooper Wade (d.1702/3)
Ruby (42) 1701/091702Richard Kirkby (d.1703)
Pendennis (54) 1701/091702John Viall (d.1701/2)
Windsor (60) 1701/091702John Constable
Falmouth (54) 1701/091702Samuel Vincent (d.1719)

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B103Battles of the British Navy Vol IJoseph AllenDigital Book