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The battle of Axtorna in Sweden

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dvddragon

location: Halland, Sweden

date approved: 10/11/2021

last visited: never

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Thirteenth century battle between the Kingdoms of Scotland and Norway on the Firth of Clyde coast, south of the Ayrshire town of Largs, marked by a monument known as The Pencil.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Southern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/7/2021

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsThe Citadel of Dinant - 1914 - Dinant, Belgium

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The Citadel of Dinant was the main focal point of the Battle of Dinant during WWI

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Namur, Belgium

date approved: 10/6/2021

last visited: 10/12/2021

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The Nassfeldpass was one of the battlefields in WWI between Austria-Hungary and Italy.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Kärnten, Austria

date approved: 10/6/2021

last visited: 10/12/2021

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BattlefieldsLa bataille de Teghime - France

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Nous sommes le 4 octobre et la Corse est le premier département français à être libéré. Nous sommes les goumiers marocains et nous sommes morts pour la France, nous avons donné nos vies au col de Teghime, nous y sommes célébrés.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 9/30/2021

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Harlaw - Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

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Fifteenth century clan battle, two miles north of the Aberdeenshire town of Inverurie, between Highlanders and Lowlanders with an inconclusive result, now marked with a red granite turret monument erected in 1911.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/30/2021

last visited: never

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A skirmish between Indian raiders and Lt. T.C. Wright with eleven State Troopers about one mile east of Buffalo Gap.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Love Cachers

location: Texas

date approved: 8/23/2021

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBatalha de Praia da Vitória - Ilha Terceira - Portugal

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In this place occurred the battle that turned the tide in the Portuguese Civil War, in 1829

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tofixe

location: Arquipélago dos Açores, Portugal

date approved: 8/9/2021

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsOperation Infatuate II: landing Westkapelle - Westkapelle, NL

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The memorial site on the top of the dike in Westkapelle shows what the Allied forces did on October 31st 1944 to regain Westkappele from the Germans as part of Operation Infatuate.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T-Team!

location: Zeeland, Netherlands

date approved: 7/29/2021

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of St Michaels - St Michaels, MD

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The British fought American forces in St. Michaels during the War of 1812 in 1813. A cannonball from the battle went straight through a home, dubbing it the "Cannonball House" which is placed on the NRHP.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/25/2021

last visited: 6/25/2021

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BattlefieldsBattle of the Severn - Annapolis, MD

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The battle of the Severn was fought nearby. It was small battles and revolts like this that eventually escalated into the American Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/22/2021

last visited: 6/22/2021

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BattlefieldsFrench Revolution of 1830/July Revolution - Paris, Île-de-France, France

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On July 28th, 1830, during the three insurrection days against King Charles X, the revolting citizens besieged the Hotel de Ville district, building barricades and shooting cannons into the old city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 3/20/2021

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsParis Commune of 1871 - Paris, Île-de-France, France

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The hill upon which Sacré-Coeur was built was the original site of a battle for canons between the local National Guard and the National French Army.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 3/19/2021

last visited: 9/16/2021

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The Battle of Lund was a battle between a Danish Army commanded by King Christian V and the Swedish Army commanded by King Charles XI

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Walking Boots

location: Skåne, Sweden

date approved: 1/9/2021

last visited: 4/20/2021

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BattlefieldsThe Battle of Stow-on-the-Wold 1646

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The site of The Battle of Stow-on-the-Wold on 21st March 1646 part of the English Civil war between Royalists and Parliamentarians.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MTBpointer

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/9/2021

last visited: never

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Sept. 1861, Gen. J.D. Cox and 5,000 Union soldiers camped here to oppose Gen. Robert E. Lee at Sewell Mt. Site of Col. Geo. Alderson farm.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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Fort Scammon stood in front of you on the hill behind the courthouse. There, on September 10, 1862, Union Col. Edward Siber and the 1,500 men of his 37th Ohio Infantry defended Fayetteville against Confederate Gen. William Loring’s 5,000-man army.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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BattlefieldsA. Brooks Fleming House-A Role in the Action - Fairmont WV

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Behind you is the home of Aretas Brooks Fleming (1839–1923), the eighth governor of West Virginia. During the war, he was the Marion County prosecuting attorney and served in the Fairmont Home Guard. At the time of the raid, he instructed and provisioned Mannington’s Home Guard.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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Here, at the foot of the Fairmont suspension bridge, Confederate Gen. William E. Jones watched on April 29, 1863, as his men attacked Fairmont to destroy the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad bridge upstream at present-day 12th Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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Here, at the site of the Palatine foundry, a battle for possession of the suspension bridge took place on April 29, 1863. Confederate forces under Gen. William E. Jones attacked Fairmont to destroy the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad bridge

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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On this knoll, General Robert E. Lee maintained headquarters from July to September, 1861, after taking command of the Confederate forces in West Virginia. His army on Valley Mountain guarded the road leading south into Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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Camp Elkwater was the key to defense of the Tygart Valley. Nearly 3,000 Federal troops were present when Confederates under Gen. Robert E. Lee threatened on September 12, 1861. A Confederate assault fizzled.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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You are standing at the heart of the first campaign of America's Civil War, looking west toward Rich Mountain. Late in May 1861, Gen. George B. McClellan moved troops across the Ohio River "to secure Western Virginia for the Union".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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BattlefieldsThe Battle At Droop Mountain - Hillsboro WV

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General Echols marched his army north, all through the night, to Droop Mountain to reinforce them. The reinforcements arrived just in time, for General Averell began his attack early.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/29/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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BattlefieldsDuffields Depot Raid - Shenandoah Junction WV

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This was the site of a daring raid by Lt. Co. John S. Mosby’s Partisan Rangers (43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry) on June 29, 1864, to support Confederate Gen. Jubal A. Early’s Washington Raid.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: West Virginia

date approved: 11/21/2020

last visited: 10/16/2021

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