Asked in Flags
What explorers did not sail by the flag of their native land?
Columbus, and Italian sailor, was funded by Spain. Another Italian, John Cabot, sailed under the English flag. Vespucci, and Italian explorer, sailed with a Spanish expecition. Magellon, a Portuguese sea captain, was funded by Spain. Hudson, and English captain, sailed on different expeditions under the Dutch and the English flags. ...
Asked in Explorers and Expeditions, Henry Hudson
Did Henry Hudson sail under the british flag?
Henry Hudson did sail under the British flag. In 1607 and 1608 he sailed for the British flag. In 1609 he sailed for the Dutch flag. His final voyages were in 1610 and 1611 when he sailed for the British flag again. ...
Asked in France
Did marquette and jolliet sail under France's flag?
No. They sailed under an english flag.
What did the Portuguese flag look like that Vespucci sailed under?
1495-1577 the Portuguese flag looked like this:
Asked in Flags
Who was the explorer who sailed under the British flag?
Sir Francis Drake Sir Walter Raleigh
Asked in History of Australia, Flag of Australia
What flag did Australia's soldiers sail under when they left in Australia in 1914?
They sailed under the English flag however they were presented with the Australian flag as the ship left by the prime minister, This flag was red as opposed to blue as the flag is today. The flag question was not settled until after WW2 ...
Asked in Flags, John Cabot
What does the englad flag look like that john Cabot sail for?
The flag in which John Cabot sailed under was the English flag - St. George's Cross - a white flag with a red cross upon it. ...