ROOKE, GEORGE [SSNE 1131]

Surname
ROOKE
First name
GEORGE

Text source

British Museum, Add. MSS. 28125. DNB Listed as an admiral who in 1700 supported King Karl XII against Denmark. Admiral Rooke (1650-1709) is best known for his role as commander of the fleet sent to the Baltic to aid Sweden's action against Denmark-Norway.

Service record

STUART KINGDOMS, SWEDEN
Departed 1700-12-31
Capacity OFFICER, purpose NAVAL