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Cornelis Evertsen The Elder
... During the Northern Wars he was in 1659 subcommander of the fleet of Michiel de Ruyter and liberated Nyborg from the Swedish ... In 1661 he was third in command of the Dutch Mediterranean fleet under De Ruyter, executing punitive actions against the corsairs of Algiers ... He and De Ruyter were close personal friends ...
Abraham Van Der Hulst
... full captain in 1653, becoming flag captain of Vice-Admiral Witte de With on the Vrijheid, fighting in the Battle of the Gabbard and the Battle of Scheveningen ... flag captain of Vice-Admiral Michiel de Ruyter on the Hilversum while again blockading Portugal ... In 1661 he served in De Ruyter's fleet in the Mediterranean ...
Gerard Brandt - Dutch Historian and Biographer
... In 1676 Michiel de Ruyter had died and in 1681 his son Engel de Ruyter commissioned a biography of him from Brandt for 400 guilder ... Brandt received information for it from de Ruyter's widow and children, but it was left incomplete on Brandt's death in 1685 - Brandt's sons Caspar and Johannes completed it ...
Adriaen Banckert
... of the squadron of Vice-Admiral Witte de With ... a Dutch victory, Adriaen because of adverse currents failed to assist De With when the Brederode was grounded and surrounded ... De With was fatally wounded ...