the Battle of Mons

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  • (the) Battle of Mons — the Battle of Mons [the Battle of Mons] (1914) the first big battle of ↑World War I, fought in August 1914 near the Belgian town of Mons. The British soldiers managed to resist the attacks of much larger German forces for a time before being… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Battle of Mons Graupius — Part of Roman conquest of Britain …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Mons-en-Pévèle — The Battle of Mons en Pévèle was fought on August 17, 1304 between the French and the Flemish. The French were led by King Philip IV the Fair. Both sides claimed victory: (the rebels may have inflicted heavier casualties) but the French remained… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Mons Badonicus — For the Romanian village of Badon, see Hereclean. Battle of Mons Badonicus Part of the Anglo Saxon conquest of Britain Date circa 490 – 517 Location …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Mons — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Mons caption=Map of the Battles of Charleroi and Mons partof=the First World War date=August 23, 1914 place=coord|50|27|N|03|57|E|type:city|display=inline,title Mons, Belgium result=Tactical British… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Mons Algidus — Infobox Military Conflict caption= conflict=Battle of Mons Algidus partof=the Roman Italic Wars date=c. 458 BC place=Algidus Mons, near Rome result=Roman victory combatant1=Roman Republic combatant2=Aequi commander1=Quinctius Cincinnatus,… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Mons Lactarius — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Mons Lactarius partof=the Gothic War caption=Battle on the slopes of the Vesuvius date=October 553 place=Monti Lattari, Campania, Italy casus= territory= result=Decisive Byzantine victory… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Mons Seleucus — Infobox Military Conflict caption= conflict=Battle of Mons Seleucus partof= date=353 place=La Bâtie Montsaléon, France result=Constantius decisive victory combatant1=Roman Empire combatant2=Roman Empire commander1=Magnentius… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Mons — major WW I battle between British and the German troops in the French town of Mons on the 22nd and 23rd of August 1914 (resulted in the capture of Mons by the Germans) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Battle of Corbione — The Battle of Corbione took place in 446 BC. General Titus Quinctius Capitolinus Barbatus and legatus Spurius Postumius Albus Regillensis led Roman troops to a victory over the Aequi tribes of north east Latium and the Volsci tribes of southern… …   Wikipedia

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