Battle of Ebeltoft

23rd July 1659
Part of : Dano-Swedish War (1657 - 1660)
Previous action : Battle of Sound 29.10.1658

The battle was part of Charles X's other Danish war. The Danish / Dutch ships were escorting troop transports to the then Swedish controlled Funen. The Danish / Dutch ships were completely surprised when the Swedes attacked, and after the battle had a Dutch ship exploded and all the other four ships had been taken by the Swedes who emerged victorious from the battle.

 

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