Danish Expedition to India


Fleet CommanderOve Giedde (1594-1660)ref:657
Fleet Formed1618/03ref:657
Fleet Disbanded1622/03ref:657

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.



ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Elefanten (22) 1618/031622/03 

DateEventSource
1620

Founded the Danish Fortress at Tranquebar

 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:657Wikipedia - Denmark Web Site