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.



ShipJoinedLeftCommanderNotes
Bredah (70) 9.17011702Christopher Fogg (d.1708)Fleet disbanded
Defiance (64) 9.17011702Henry Martin (d.1701/2)Fleet disbanded
Greenwich (54) 9.17011702Cooper Wade (d.1702/3)Fleet disbanded
Ruby (46) 9.17011702Richard Kirkby (d.1703)Fleet disbanded
Pendennis (54) 9.17011702John Viall (d.1701/2)Fleet disbanded
Windsor (60) 9.17011702John ConstableFleet disbanded
Falmouth (54) 9.17011702Samuel Vincent (d.1719)Fleet disbanded

Sources


IDNameAuthorType
B103Battles of the British Navy Vol IJoseph Allen, Digital Book

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