Battle of Macau

22nd June 1622 - 24th June 1622
Part of : Dutch/Portuguese War (1602 - 1661)
Previous action : Battle of Cape Rachado 16.8.1606 - 18.8.1606
Next action : Capture of Bahia 8.5.1624

The Dutch, with a landing force of 800 men, were repulsed by the Portugese defenders.


Dutch Republic

Dutch Vessels, Cornelis Reijersen

13 vessels carrying 1,300 men. 4 ships were lost and at least 500 were killed and wounded

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