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Piet Pieterszoon Hein

Privateers

Pieter Pietersen Heyn (Hein) was a Dutch admiral and privateer for the Dutch Republic during the Eighty Years' War between the United Provinces and Spain. Hein was the first and the last to capture a large part of a Spanish "silver fleet" from America.

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  • General 

  • Early life 

  • Spanish treasure fleet 

  • Lieutenant-Admiral 

  • Commemoration