Military List Of Caesar's civil war Battles

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List of every major Caesar's civil war battle, including photos, images, or maps of the most famous Caesar's civil war battles when available. While it is not a comprehensive list of all skirmishes, conflicts, or battles that took place in the Caesar's civil war, we have tried to include as many military events and actions as possible. All the battles on this Caesar's civil war 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 Caesar's civil war battles are included below as well, such as their specific locations and who was involved in the fight.

List features battles like Battle of Munda, Battle of Pharsalus and more!

The Battle of Dyrrachium on 10 July 48 BC was a battle of Caesar's Civil War in the area of the city of Dyrrachium. It was fought between Julius Caesar and the army led by Gnaeus Pompey with the backing of the majority of the Roman Senate. The battle was a victory for Pompey, albeit not a decisive one. The battle preceded the Battle of Pharsalus which was the decisive battle of the Civil War. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Durrës, Albania

Part of: Caesar's Civil War

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Battle of Ilerda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List Of Caesar's civil war Battles
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The Battle of Ilerda took place in June 49 BC between the forces of Julius Caesar and the Spanish army of Pompey the Great, led by his legates Lucius Afranius and Marcus Petreius. Unlike many other of the battles of the civil war, this was more a campaign of maneuvre than actual fighting. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Lleida, Spain

Part of: Caesar's Civil War

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The Battle of Munda, in southern Hispania, was the final battle of Caesar's civil war against the Roman Republic, and against the leaders of the Optimate. With the military victory at Munda, and the deaths of Titus Labienus and Gnaeus Pompeius, Caesar was politically able to return in triumph to Rome, and then govern as the elected Roman dictator. Subsequently, the assassination of Julius Caesar began the Republican decline that lead to the Roman Empire, initiated with the reign of the Roman Emperor Augustus. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Andalusia, Spain

Part of: Caesar's Civil War

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Battle of Pharsalus is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List Of Caesar's civil war Battles
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The Battle of Pharsalus was a decisive battle of Caesar's Civil War. On 9 August 48 BC at Pharsalus in central Greece, Gaius Julius Caesar and his allies formed up opposite the army of the republic under the command of Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus. Pompey had the backing of a majority of the senators, of whom many were optimates, and his army significantly outnumbered the veteran Caesarian legions. The two armies confronted each other over several months of uncertainty, Caesar being in a much weaker position than Pompey. The former found himself isolated in a hostile country with only 22,000 men and short of provisions, while on the other side of the river he was faced by Pompey with an army about ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Farsala, Greece

Part of: Caesar's Civil War

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