Military List Of Dominican War of Independence Battles

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

Examples of battles on this list include Battle of Las Carreras and Battle of El Número.
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Battle of Beler

The Battle of Beler, was one of the major battles of the Dominican War of Independence and was fought on November 27, 1845 at the Beler savanna, Monte Cristi Province. A force of Dominican troops, a portion of the Army of The North, led by General Francisco Antonio Salcedo, defeated a force of the Haitian Army led by General Jean-Louis Pierrot, while 3 Dominican schooners led by Admiral Juan Bautista Cambiaso, blockaded the port of Cap-Haïtien to prevent sea reinforcements of the near sited land battle. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Monte Cristi Province, Dominican Republic

Part of: Dominican War of Independence

Combatants: Haiti

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Battle of Cabeza de Las Marías

The Battle of Cabeza de Las Marías and Las Hicoteas, were the first military engagements of Dominican War of Independence and were fought between March 13 and March 18, 1844, at Cabeza de Las Marías, near Neyba, Baoruco Province and Las Hicoteas, near Azua de Compostela, Azua Province. A force of Dominican troops, a portion of the Army of The South, led by General Manuel de Regla Mota, encountered an outnumbering force of 10,000 troops of the Haitian Army led by General Souffrand and was forced to flee to Azua de Compostela. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Azua, Dominican Republic

Part of: Dominican War of Independence

Combatants: Haiti

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Battle of El Memiso

The Battle of El Memiso, was the third major battle of the Dominican War of Independence and was fought on April 13, 1844, at El Memiso, Azua Province. A force of Dominican troops, a portion of the Army of The South, led by General Antonio Duvergé, defeated an outnumbering force of the Haitian Army led by Col. Pierre Paul. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Azua, Dominican Republic

Part of: Dominican War of Independence

Combatants: Haiti

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Battle of El Número

The Battle of El Número, was a major battle during the years after the Dominican War of Independence and was fought on April 19, 1849, nearby Azua de Compostela, Azua Province. A force of Dominican troops, a portion of the Army of The South, led by General Pedro Santana, encountered an outnumbering force of 10,000 troops of the Haitian Army led by General Jean Francois Jeannot. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Azua, Dominican Republic

Part of: Dominican War of Independence

Combatants: Haiti

Commanders: Pedro Santana