Dutch Expedition to Palembang 1821


Fleet Formed1821ref:821
Fleet Disbanded1821ref:821

Introduction

Following an earlier attempt, the Dutch successfully sent naval and military forces to the Sultanate of Palembang in 1821 to establish a garrison there. Two years later, in 1823, the sultanate was abolished by the Dutch and annexed to the Dutch East-Indies.



ShipJoinedLeftCommander
Dageraad (44) 18211821 
Van der Werff (44) 18211821 
Zeepaard (28) 18211821 
Sirene (20) 18211821 
Ajax (18) 18211821 
Venus (20) 18211821 
Zwaluw (18) 18211821 
Emma 18211821 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:821Piracies in the Indian ArchipelagoJ. P. Cornets de GrootDigital Book