Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Battlefields
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here Battlefields
Description:
To waymark historic battlefields throughout the world. Anything from major battles like Waterloo and Gettysburg, to minor local skirmishes.

Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying Battlefields

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 539 Page: 1 of 22 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Thurmont Formerly Mechanicstown - Thurmont MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsThurmont Formerly Mechanicstown - Thurmont MD

in Battlefields

Thurmont Formerly Mechanicstown— Gettysburg Campaign — On June 29, 1863, Mechanicstown was full of the noise of an army on the move as Union Gen. John F. Reynolds marched I Corps to Emmitsburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/1/2021

last visited: 12/1/2021

Image for The Civil War at Poolesville - Poolesville MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsThe Civil War at Poolesville - Poolesville MD

in Battlefields

Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker’s Headquarters were established here on June 26, 1863, during the Gettysburg Campaign. Skirmishes occurred here in September, November and December 1862 and July 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/28/2021

last visited: 11/28/2021

Image for Brunswick Formerly Berlin-Gettysburg Campaign - Brunswick MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsBrunswick Formerly Berlin-Gettysburg Campaign - Brunswick MD

in Battlefields

Union troops pursuing the Confederate army to Virginia after the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863 crossed the Potomac River here. Called Berlin at the time of the Civil War, this town truly experienced the challenges of life on the border.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/26/2021

last visited: 11/27/2021

Image for Union Gen. William B. Franklin's Headquarters - Burkittsville MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsUnion Gen. William B. Franklin's Headquarters - Burkittsville MD

in Battlefields

The Hamilton Willard Shafer Farm House was the headquarters of General William B. Franklin's 6th Corps on the afternoon of September 14, 1862 during the Battle of Crampton's Gap.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/25/2021

last visited: 11/26/2021

Image for La bataille d'Alalia - Corse - Franceview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsLa bataille d'Alalia - Corse - France

in Battlefields

La bataille d'Alalia ou bataille de la mer de Sardaigne eut lieu vers 540-535 av. J.-C. au large de la Corse. Une alliance composée d'Étrusques et de Carthaginois obligea les Phocéens à abandonner leur colonie corse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Corse, France

date approved: 11/22/2021

last visited: never

Image for Middletown Enemies and Friends - Middletown MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsMiddletown Enemies and Friends - Middletown MD

in Battlefields

When Gen. Robert E. Lee and part of the Army of Northern Virginia passes through Middletown on September 10–11, 1862, they encountered a chilly reception.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2021

last visited: 11/17/2021

Image for Middletown Union Army Traffic - Middletown MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsMiddletown Union Army Traffic - Middletown MD

in Battlefields

As Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee led his Army of Northern Virginia through Maryland toward Pennsylvania, the Army of the Potomac marched in pursuit. The Federals deployed three wings to block any Confederate thrusts toward Washington or Baltimore.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2021

last visited: 11/17/2021

Image for Middletown in the Path of War - Middletown MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsMiddletown in the Path of War - Middletown MD

in Battlefields

In July 1864, Confederate forces under Gen. Jubal Early invaded Middletown on their way to Frederick and their planned attack on Washington, D.C. In retribution for the devastation inflicted against people and property.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2021

last visited: 11/16/2021

Image for Advance, Retreat, and Refuge in Middletown In the Path of War - Middletown MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsAdvance, Retreat, and Refuge in Middletown In the Path of War - Middletown MD

in Battlefields

As the Civil War approached, the citizens of Middletown read about the coming conflict in the town newspaper, The Valley Register. Some attended patriotic rallies, while others found it safer to conceal their allegiances.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2021

last visited: 11/16/2021

Image for Battle at Middletown - Middletown MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsBattle at Middletown - Middletown MD

in Battlefields

In 1862, the 2nd floor served as a hospital after the battles of South Mountain and Antietam. The store was ransacked in 1864, and Shafer paid a ransom demanded by General Jubal Early-saving Middletown from destruction.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/16/2021

last visited: 11/16/2021

Image for Slaget vid Axtorna - Sweenview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsSlaget vid Axtorna - Sween

in Battlefields

The battle of Axtorna in Sweden

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dvddragon

location: Halland, Sweden

date approved: 10/11/2021

last visited: never

Image for Battle of Largs - North Ayrshire, Scotland.view gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsBattle of Largs - North Ayrshire, Scotland.

in Battlefields

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

Image for The Citadel of Dinant - 1914 - Dinant, Belgiumview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsThe Citadel of Dinant - 1914 - Dinant, Belgium

in Battlefields

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: 10/25/2021

Image for Nassfeldpass - 1915 - Austria/Italyview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsNassfeldpass - 1915 - Austria/Italy

in Battlefields

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

Image for La bataille de Teghime - Franceview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsLa bataille de Teghime - France

in Battlefields

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

Image for Battle of Harlaw - Aberdeenshire, Scotland.view gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsBattle of Harlaw - Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

in Battlefields

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

Image for Buffalo Gap Indian Fight - Buffalo Gap, TXview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsBuffalo Gap Indian Fight - Buffalo Gap, TX

in Battlefields

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: 11/1/2021

Image for Batalha de Praia da Vitória - Ilha Terceira - Portugalview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsBatalha de Praia da Vitória - Ilha Terceira - Portugal

in Battlefields

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

Image for Operation Infatuate II: landing Westkapelle - Westkapelle, NLview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsOperation Infatuate II: landing Westkapelle - Westkapelle, NL

in Battlefields

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

Image for Battle of St Michaels - St Michaels, MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsBattle of St Michaels - St Michaels, MD

in Battlefields

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

Image for Battle of the Severn - Annapolis, MDview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsBattle of the Severn - Annapolis, MD

in Battlefields

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: 11/4/2021

Image for French Revolution of 1830/July Revolution - Paris, Île-de-France, Franceview gallery
Log it!

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

in Battlefields

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: 11/30/2021

Image for Paris Commune of 1871 - Paris, Île-de-France, Franceview gallery
Log it!

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

in Battlefields

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: 10/31/2021

Image for The Battle of Lund - Skåne, Swedenview gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsThe Battle of Lund - Skåne, Sweden

in Battlefields

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

Image for The Battle of Stow-on-the-Wold 1646view gallery
Log it!

BattlefieldsThe Battle of Stow-on-the-Wold 1646

in Battlefields

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

Total Records: 539 Page: 1 of 22 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)