History List Of Argentine War of Independence Battles

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List of every major Argentine War of Independence battle, including photos, images, or maps of the most famous Argentine War of Independence battles when available. While it is not a comprehensive list of all skirmishes, conflicts, or battles that took place in the Argentine War of Independence, we have tried to include as many military events and actions as possible. All the battles on this Argentine War of Independence list are currently listed alphabetically, but if you want to find a specific battle you can search for it by using the "search". Information about these Argentine War of Independence battles are included below as well, such as their specific locations and who was involved in the fight.

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Action of Tambo Nuevo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List Of Argentine War of Independence Battles
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Action of Tambo Nuevo

The Action of Tambo Nuevo, also known as Hazaña de los Tres Sargentos was a successful cavalry raid carried out between 23 and 25 October 1813, during the second Upper Peru campaign of the Argentine War of Independence, by a small detachment of Dragones of the Army of the North. The targets were the headquarters of royalist Colonel Saturnino Castro at Yocalla, and later a forward outpost on Tambo Nuevo. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Bolivia

Part of: Argentine War of Independence, Bolivian War of Independence

Combatants: Spanish Empire

Battle of Ayohuma is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List Of Argentine War of Independence Battles
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The Battle of Ayohuma was an action fought on 14 November 1813, during the second Upper Peru Campaign of the Argentine War of Independence. The republican forces of the Army of the North, led by General Manuel Belgrano were defeated by the royalists, commanded by Joaquín de la Pezuela. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Bolivia

Part of: Argentine War of Independence, Bolivian War of Independence

Combatants: Spanish Empire

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Battle of Chacabuco is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List Of Argentine War of Independence Battles
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The Battle of Chacabuco, fought during the Chilean War of Independence, occurred on February 12, 1817. The Army of the Andes of the United Provinces of the Río de la Plata led by General Captain José de San Martín defeated the Spanish force led by Rafael Maroto. It was a defeat for the Captaincy General of Chile, the royalist government established after the division of the Viceroyalty of Peru. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Santiago, Chile

Part of: Argentine War of Independence, Chilean War of Independence

Combatants: Royalist

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Battle of Cotagaita

The Battle of Cotagaita was fought on October 27, 1810 during the Campaign of Upper Peru in the Argentine War of Independence when the troops of the Army of the North were sent by the Primera Junta government in Buenos Aires to the Alto Perú to fight the Royalists. It was the first skirmish of the Army of the North in this theatre. The battle was fought near the town of Santiago de Cotagaita, nowadays in Potosí Department in Bolivia. General José Manuel de Goyeneche was appointed by the viceroy of Perú to command the royalist forces in Alto Perú, who along with the president of the Real Audiencia of Charcas, Vicente Nieto, decided to establish a forward post in Cotagaita under the command of ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Bolivia

Part of: Argentine War of Independence, Bolivian War of Independence

Combatants: Spanish Empire