Spice Islands 1810

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The Spice Islands
Chronological list of Wars and Campaigns
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Location: the Moluccas
East India Company Dutch East India Company
Result: Seizure of territory
Category: Spice Islands 1810
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The control of Holland by the French in the Napoleonic War again brought Dutch trading interests in the Indies into conflict with the East India Company. Expeditions were sent from Madras which occupied Amboyna, Banda and Ternate but they were restored under the Treaty of Paris in 1814.

Related articles

For further details of events during this period see the following articles

Capture of Amboyna 17 February 1810
Capture of Banda 9 August 1810
Capture of Ternate 31 August 1810

External Links

Frontier and Overseas Expeditions from India Vol VI - Malacca and the Spice Islands archive.org