Battle of Kolding (1658)

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Battle of Kolding
Part of Second Northern War
Brandt Czarniecki at Kolding.jpg
Battle of Kolding
Date December 25, 1658
Location Kolding, Denmark
Result Polish-Danish victory
Belligerents
Chorągiew królewska króla Zygmunta III Wazy.svg Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth and
Flag of Denmark.svg Denmark–Norway
Flag of Sweden.svg Sweden
Commanders and leaders
Stefan Czarniecki Charles X
Strength
1.000 men 2.000 men

The Battle of Kolding was fought on December 25, 1658, between Sweden and the forces of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth and Denmark–Norway. The Swedes were led by King Charles X while the Polish and Danish forces were led by Stefan Czarniecki. The Polish-Danish force won the battle.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Leszek Podhorodecki, "Rapier i koncerz: Z dziejów wojen polsko-szwedzkich", Warsaw 1985, ISBN 83-05-11452-X,