Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War
The Allied intervention was a multi-national military expedition launched during the Russian Civil War in 1918. The initial goals were to help the Czechoslovak Legions, secure supplies of munitions an...
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HMS Delhi (D47)
HMS Delhi was a Danae class cruiser that served with the Royal Navy in the Baltic and in World War II. She was laid down in 1917 (launched in 1919) and scrapped in 1948 after war service in the Atlan...
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Battle of Toba-Fushimi
The Battle of Toba–Fushimi (鳥羽・伏見の戦い, Toba-Fushimi no Tatakai) occurred between pro-Imperial and Tokugawa shogunate forces during the Boshin War in Japan. The battle started on 27 January 1868...
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Mongol invasions of Japan
The Mongol invasions of Japan (元寇, Genkō) of 1274 and 1281 were major military efforts undertaken by Kublai Khan to conquer the Japanese islands after the submission of Goryeo (Korea) to vassa...
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Battle of Tsushima
The Battle of Tsushima (Russian: Цусимское сражение, Tsusimskoye srazheniye), commonly known as the “Sea of Japan Naval Battle” (Japanese: 日本海海戦, nihonkai-kaisen) in Japan and the “Battle of Tsush...
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Gordon Charles Steele
Captain Gordon Charles Steele VC (1 November 1891 – 4 January 1981) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy ...
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Nikolaos Vlachopoulos
Nikolaos Vlachopoulos (Greek: Νικόλαος Βλαχόπουλος, 1868–1957) was a Greek Army officer who rose to the rank of Lieutenant General. He participated in all the Greek wars of the early 20th century,...
Battle of Tulgas
The Battle of Tulgas was fought between Allied and Bolshevik troops on the Northern Dvina River. It took place on the day the armistice ending World War I was signed, November 11, 1918, and is someti...
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Dunsterforce
Established in late 1917, Dunsterforce was an Allied military mission of under 1,000 Australian, New Zealand, British, and Canadian troops (drawn from the Mesopotamian and Western Fronts), accompanied...
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Andrew Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope
Admiral of the Fleet Andrew Browne Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope KT, GCB, OM, DSO & Two Bars (7 January 1883 – 12 June 1963) was a British admiral of the Second Wo...
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Siege of Oshi
The 1590 siege of Oshi was one of many battles in Toyotomi Hideyoshi's campaigns against the Hōjō clan during Japan's Sengoku period.Oshi, which was a castle under the control of the Hōjō clan, was at...
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Konstantinos Manetas
Konstantinos Manetas (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Μανέτας, 1879–1960) was a Greek Army officer who rose to the rank of Lieutenant General and served as Chief of the Hellenic Army General Staff in 1931. He...
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Ice Cruise of the Baltic Fleet
The Ice Cruise of the Baltic Fleet (Russian: Ледовый поход Балтийского флота) was an operation which transferred the ships of the Baltic Fleet of the Imperial Russian Navy from their bases at Tall...
Ganghwa Island incident
The Ganghwa Island incident or the Japanese Battle of Ganghwa (Korean: 운요호 사건 [雲陽號事件] Unyo-ho sageon meaning "Un'yō incident"; Japanese: 江華島事件 Kōkatō jiken), was an armed encounter between the...
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Battle of Takajō
The 1587 Battle of Takajō, also known as the Battle of Takashiro, was the first battle in Toyotomi Hideyoshi's campaigns to seize control of Kyūshū during Japan's Sengoku period.Hideyoshi's half-broth...
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Battle of Uji (1221)
The third battle at the Uji River was the primary battle of the Jōkyū War in Japan. Bakufu forces led by Imperial regent Hōjō Yoshitoki sought to enter Kyoto and overthrow Emperor Go-Toba, using Uji a...
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Boxer Rebellion
The Boxer Rebellion, Boxer Uprising or Yihetuan Movement was an anti-imperialist uprising which took place in China towards the end of the Qing dynasty between 1899 and 1901. It was initiated by the M...
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Battle of Yunlin-Chiayi
The Battle of Yunlin-Chiayi was fought in the Yunlin-Chiayi region during the Japanese invasion of Taiwan. It was one of the very few major counter-offensive the Formosan initiated on the Japanese, an...
Shimabara Rebellion
The Shimabara Rebellion (島原の乱, Shimabara no ran) was an uprising in southwestern Japan lasting from December 17, 1637 to April 15, 1638, during the Edo period. It largely involved peasants, mo...
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American Expeditionary Force Siberia
The American Expeditionary Force Siberia (AEF Siberia) was a United States Army force that was involved in the Russian Civil War in Vladivostok, Russian Empire, during the end of World War I after th...
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Alexandros Merentitis
Alexandros Merentitis (Greek: Αλέξανδρος Μερεντίτης, 1880–1964 was a Greek Army officer who rose to the rank of Major General. He participated in all Greek wars of the early 20th century, served a...
Battle of Kumegawa
The Battle of Kumegawa (久米川の戦い, Kumegawa no tatakai) was part of the decisive Kōzuke-Musashi Campaign during the Genkō War in Japan that ultimately ended the Kamakura Shogunate. Fought in pre...
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Bongoh town Battle
The Bongoh town Battle (Hangul: 봉오동 전투; hanja: 鳳梧洞戰鬪) was a battle between Korean independence militias and Japanese forces in Manchuria, and was one of the earliest domestic support opera...
Wilfrid Malleson
Sir Wilfrid Malleson, KCIE (1866–1946) was a major-general in the British Army who led a mission to Turkestan during the Russian Civil War. Malleson joined the Royal Artillery in 1886. In 1904 he tran...
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