San Jose

DescriptionOn 8 June 1708 in an engagement between a British squadron under Charles Wager and the Spanish treasure fleet, known as Wager's Action, the Spanish ship exploded and sank killing 689 of the 700 aboard.
Year1708
Nationaliy of ShipSpain
Lives Lost689
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarPre-World War One
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Wager