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Jake R Supporting Member of TMP19 Mar 2017 7:52 a.m. PST

Hi everyone,
Just painted up some 15mm ships for a newly started Pirate project. All of my naval knowledge usually lies somewhere between 1760-1814, and can't seem to find many resources on the Spanish navy around 1715-1718. Can anyone recommend/show the uniforms, naval ensigns, etc of the Spanish, particularly ones stationed in the West Indies?


Lascaris19 Mar 2017 8:28 a.m. PST

I'm hoping someone answers this. I'm thinking of adding Spanish to my Pirate/English 28mm pirates and it would be helpful to have some guidance.

BrianW19 Mar 2017 10:48 a.m. PST

Interestingly enough, something similar has been asked here before: TMP link

It's not a lot, but it is a starting point.

keithbarker20 Mar 2017 2:41 a.m. PST

The following might be of help…


GGouveia21 Mar 2017 8:25 a.m. PST

I believe they never had any uniformity in uniforms during the piracy period.

ModelJShip Supporting Member of TMP21 Mar 2017 11:50 a.m. PST

My little contribution, I hope it be ussefull.



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