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  Battle of Focchies - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The naval Battle of Focchies was fought on 12 May 1649 at Focchies, near Izmir (Smyrna) in western Turkey during the Cretan Wars.
Many of the Venetian ships were hired British and Dutch vessels, and Riva had to promise to compensate their captains for any damaged.
Battle of Focchies, Blockade, Chase, Battle, Ships involved, Venice (Giacomo Riva) and Turkey.
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 Category:Battles of the Ottoman Empire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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This category contains historical battles in which the Ottoman Empire (1281 – 1918) participated.
Articles in category "Battles of the Ottoman Empire"
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 Battle Of Focchies Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 Battle of Focchies - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The naval Battle of Focchies took place on 12 May 1649, during the Cretan Wars, at Focchies, near Izmir (Smyrna) in western Turkey, when a Venetian fleet of 19 ships, under Giacomo Riva, defeated a Turkish fleet of 11 ships, 10 galleasses (mahons) and 72 galleys.
A Venetian fleet had been blockading the Dardanelles Strait since about April 1648.
Many of the Venetian ships were hired Dutch or English vessels, and Riva had to promise to compensate their captains for any damage.
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 Naval Battles Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 List of naval battles -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Note that not all battles were given names at the time, so it would be wrong to make up names for them now.
This event was the first historic battle of two steam-powered vessels.
1942 November 12-15 (A battle in World War II in the Pacific (1942-1943); the island was occupied by the Japanese and later recaptured by American forces) Guadalcanal - four days and nights of fighting
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 ceramicfloors.ca - Battle of Focchies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Seize the Fire: Heroism, Duty, and the Battle of Trafalgar
Lance Armstrong's War: One Man's Battle Against Fate, Fame, Love, Death, Scandal, and a Few Other Rivals on the Road to the Tour de France
Battlefield of the Mind: Winning the Battle in Your Mind
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 List of naval battles -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This is a chronological list of (Click link for more info and facts about naval fleet battle) naval fleet battles:
1827 October 20 (A decisive naval battle in the War of Greek Independence (1827); the Turkish and Egyptian fleet was defeated by an allied fleet of British and French and Russian warships) Navarino - British/French/Russian squadrons, under Admirals Codrington, Rigny, and Geiden, destroy Turkish/Egyptian/Tunisian fleet of Tahir Pasha off south-west Greece
1904 February 9 (A battle in the Chino-Japanese war (1894); Japanese captured the port and fortifications from the Chinese) Port Arthur
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 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: List of naval battles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This is an extract from The Middle East Open Encyclopedia, made possible through the Wikimedia Foundation.
If a battles name isn't known it's just referred to as "Action of (date)".
655 "Battle of the Masts" - Arabs defeat Byzantine Greeks under Constans II or 678 Syllaeum - Byzantines defeat Arabs (first use of "Greek fire")
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 List of naval battles biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This is a chronological list of naval fleet battles, major other naval events and significant single-ship actions (will become a new page).
1658 October 29 - Dutch get the better of a Swedish fleet in a large battle near Copenhagen, in support of Denmark.
Last of the five battles between Suffren and Hughes
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 Bambooweb: List of naval battles
This is a chronological list of naval fleet battles, major other naval events and significant single-ship actions.
April 25, 1185: Battle of Dannoura, off present-day Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi, Japan
1944 October 23–26 Leyte Gulf: Gigantic battle consisting of four main actions; in the Sibuyan Sea, Surigao Straits, off Samar, and off Cape Engano
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/List of naval battles
This is a chronological list of naval fleet battles:
1697 July 6, September 1 and September 20 - Contarini (Venice) vs Turkey in a series of battles in the Aegean Sea (details)
German mine-laying cruiser Albatross sunk, and cruisers Rhoone and Prinz Adalbert damaged.
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 List of naval battles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
655 "Battle of the Masts" - Arabs defeat Byzantine Greeks under Constans II Syllaeum
1185 March 22 Yashima - Battle off coast of Shikoku
1904 August 14 Japanese Sea (Battle of Ulsan) - minor Japanese victory on Russia
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 Business Software Review : Article 'Cape Egmont'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
More loose descriptions of the bight, however, consider the entire lower North Island west coastas far as Waikanae on the Kapiti Coast, as being part of the bight.
This is a list of Allied warships that served at the Battle of Gallipoli in 1915.
Text: List of Allied warships that served at Gallipoli
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