Danish Expedition to India


Fleet Commander Ove Giedde (1594-1660)DA-WIKI
Fleet Formed3.1617/18DA-WIKI
Fleet Disbanded3.1621/22DA-WIKI

Introduction

An expedition to India and Ceylon to establish a Danish colony that could be used as a base for the China and East Indies trade of the Danish East India Company.



ShipJoinedLeftCommanderNotes
Elefanten (22) 3.1617/183.1621/22 Fleet disbanded

DateEventSource
1620

Founded the Danish Fortress at Tranquebar

 

Sources


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DA-WIKIWikipedia - Denmark Web Site

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