Author:Michiel Adriaensz de Ruyter

Michiel Adriaensz de Ruyter

Supreme Commander of the Dutch Navy, famed for raiding the Medway and capturing the one-time British flagship Royal Charles in 1667. He was an active participant in all of the first, second and third Anglo-Dutch Wars, and was fatally wounded in the last of these.

Michiel Adriaensz de Ruyter


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