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  Hundred Regiments Offensive - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Hundred Regiments Offensive (Chinese: 百团大战) (August 20, 1940 - December 5, 1940) was a major campaign of the Communist Party of China's Red Army commanded by Peng Dehuai against the Imperial Japanese Army in Central China.
On the eve of the battle the Communist forces grew to 400,000 men strong, in 115 regiments.
Thus the Hundred Regiments Offensive became the last of the two major Communist frontal engagements against the Japanese the war.
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 Learn more about List of battles (alphabetical) in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
Battle of Covadonga - 722 - Moslem Conquest of Spain
Battle of Mohacs - 1526 - Turkish Conquest of Hungary
Battle of Pavia (773) - Conquests of Charlemagne
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 World War II - Wikipedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
Heavy losses affected both sides in the battle of Stalingrad, one of the bloodiest battles in history.
In the two battles at El Alamein in June and late October - early November, the British under Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery defeated the famed German general Erwin Rommel and pushed the Germans out of Egypt, westward towards Tunisia.
The crucial Battle of Midway followed in June: the fortunes of war could easily have given either side the victory, but Japanese naval aviation suffered a devastating defeat from which it never recovered.
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 World War II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
In spring the German army made further attacks in the Soviet Union, but appeared to be unable to choose between a direct attack on Moscow and the capture of the Caucasian oilfields.
After a desperate counteroffensive by the German army in the Ardennes during the Battle of the Bulge in December 1944, the Allies entered Germany in 1945.
In late August and early September, while battle raged on Guadalacanal, Australian and US forces fought off a Japanese amphibious attack on the eastern tip of New Guinea at Milne Bay, the first conclusive defeat suffered by Japanese land forces.
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This Regiment lost greatest number killed in action of any Cavalry Regiment in the entire army: 15 Officers and 159 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded; 3 Officers and 341 Enlisted men died of disease, a total of 518.
Battles of Mechanicsville June 26; Gaines' Mill June 27; Peach Orchard and Savage Station June 29; Turkey Bridge or Malvern Cliff June 30; Malvern Hill July 1.
Regiment lost during service 10 Officers and 124 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 148 Enlisted men by disease.
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 Newspaper Accounts of Seven Pines and Chancellorsville   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
Further and fuller accounts of the great battle of Saturday and Sunday, in front of Richmond, show that our victory was most dearly won, and that the battle was prevented from becoming a terrible defeat only by the most persistent and plucky fighting ever witnessed.
The regiment broke but it proved to possess that power which has been denied to volunteers, and claimed as the special attribute of old and so-called "regular" soldiers, namely, the power of regeneration.
Regiment, who was wounded in the leg at the recent battles near Fredricksburg, arrived in Washington Monday afternoon.
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 World War II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-30)
In the spring the Wehrmacht able to restore the front line and a successful riposte in the Second Battle of Kharkov but their offensive at the massive Battle of Kursk (July 1943) was so unsuccessful that Red Army were able to counterattack and the ground previously lost.
After a desperate counteroffensive by the German in the Ardennes during the Battle of the Bulge in December 1944 the Allies entered in 1945.
It seemed that the authors were trying to accomplish two goals; To chronicle the battle history of a distinguished unit in WWII and to tell the tale of the personal struggles of the men who made...
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 Battle of Shiloh
The regiment went to the rear of Hurlbut's line, replenished their cartridge boxes and was taking a needed rest, having been under fire, without food or water, since 6 a.m.
The regiment was then ordered to return to its camp, and immediately proceeded to caring for wounded and burying the dead, which later took us several days, going over the field where we were engaged, some parts of which had caught fire, which prevented us from identifying all of them.
At 8 in the morning the regiment was in line of battle a short distance beyond the mile circle from the landing, near and to the left of the Corinth road.
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 World War II
In 1939, the German and British fleets engaged in the Battle of the River Plate in South America and a German ship was disabled and had to be scuttled because of the battle.
The battle's unusual location was due to the nearby British-held Falkland Islands being a strategic coaling station.
Moscow was again spared and, at the end of 1942, the Soviets succeeded in smashing the Axis' front lines in the south and surrounding the German 6th Army, originally comprised of 300,000 men, in the Battle of Stalingrad (Hero City).
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 World War II
The war was also fought in Africa, and included a handful of incidents in the Americas along with several naval battles in the world's various oceans.
It was the largest armed conflict in history, spanning the entire world and involving more countries than any previous war, as well as introducing powerful new weapons, culminating in the first use of atomic bombs, whose very existence had been a tightly-held secret.
In reprisal for the bombing of Lubeck in 1942, Hermann Goering launched the Baedeker Blitz, a campaign of morale-destroying bombings aimed at many beautiful English cities of little military importance such as Exeter, Bath and Norwich.
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 The Battle of New Orleans
In the next major battle during the night of December 23, United States and British forces fought on land on the Villeré and adjacent plantations below the city, ending in a stalemate that threw the British off balance and battered their morale.
This view of the battle from the perspective of the British lines shows the death of their commander, a turning point in the battle.
This epaulette and the coat is a reproduction of the one worn by Lieutenant Philogene Favrot of the 44th United States Infantry Regiment in the Battle of New Orleans.
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 The Battle of Quatre-Bras
The battle was fought around the crossroads of Quatre-Bras, a small hamlet with only four houses.
Knowing the Emperor's battle plan and that d'Erlon's corps was needed at Ligny, he hastily wrote the note in the Emperor's name.
Ney was furious when he saw one of his corps marching away from the battle and sent an order for it to turn around immediately and join him.
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Many of the volunteers were not quite convinced of the serious of the war since they read neither English or Spanish, nor were they aware of the actual meaning of enlisting.
For almost two hundred years their method of warfare had been the alcalde system.
New Mexico herself raised five regiments of volunteers, one regiment of militia, one militia battalion, a few independent companies of militia, and four independent cavalry companies.
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 The Hundred Days (Waterloo) and Occupation of France, 1815-1818
Order of Battle of Anglo-Allied Army at Waterloo, by First Empire Ltd.
Battle of Waterloo Order of Battle, by Wargames.Co.UK Waterloo 1815 (Orbat and bios of generals), by Andreas Kopp.
The Battle of Waterloo, by Claudia Urbanovsky and Medienagentur Goerden (Fields of Glory - Wellington's Battles)
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