Braddock's Expedition


Fleet Commander Augustus Keppel (1725-1786)BWAS-1714
Fleet Formed10.1754BWAS-1714
Fleet Disbanded1755BWAS-1714

Introduction

Escorting a fleet of transports carrying General Braddock and 1,500 troops pf the 44th and 48th regiments of foot.



ShipJoinedLeftCommanderNotes
Centurion (50) 10.17541755 William Mantell (c.1714-1765)Fleet disbanded
Norwich (50) 10.17541755The Hon. Samuel Barrington (1729-1800)Fleet disbanded
Seahorse (24) 10.17541755 Hugh Palliser (1721/22-1796)Fleet disbanded

DateEventSource
1754/12/23

Sailed from Cork

 
1755/02/19

Arrived at Hampton Roads, Virginia

 

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