Military List Of War of the Triple Alliance Battles

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

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Battle of Acosta Ñu is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List Of War of the Triple Alliance Battles
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Battle of Acosta Ñu

The Battle of Acosta Ñu or Campo Grande was a battle during the Paraguayan War, where, on August 16, 1869, between the Triple Alliance and Paraguay. The Paraguayans used many boys in the fighting, wearing false beards and carrying old weapons. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Campo Grande, Brazil

Part of: Paraguayan War

Combatants: Paraguay, Argentina

Battle of Avay is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List Of War of the Triple Alliance Battles
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Battle of Avay

The Battle of Avaí was fought by the stream of the same name in Paraguayan territory in December 1868 during the Paraguayan War, between the forces the Triple Alliance and the Paraguay. Considered to be the bloodiest battle in South America. Advancing after the Battle of Ytororó, the Allied force made for Villeta. ...more on Wikipedia

Part of: Paraguayan War

Combatants: Paraguay

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Battle of Cerro Corá

The Battle of Cerro Corá was fought on 1 March 1870 on a hill-surrounded valley of the same name, in the north-east of Paraguay. This was the last battle in the Paraguayan War. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Paraguay

Part of: Paraguayan War

Combatants: Paraguay

Battle of Curupayty is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List Of War of the Triple Alliance Battles
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Battle of Curupayty

The Battle of Curupayty was a key battle in the Paraguayan War. On the morning of September 22, 1866, the joint force of the Imperial, Argentine and Uruguayan armies attacked Paraguayan fortified trenches on Curupaity. The Paraguayans were led by General José E. Díaz. This position was held by 5,000 men and 49 cannons, some of them in hidden places out of the attackers view. The Brazilian Navy gave support to the 20,000 assailants, but the ships had to keep some distance from the guns at the fortress of Humaitá, which led to the lack of accuracy and impact of the ship's fire. The Brazilian Navy failure was crucial at the later ground battle result. The Paraguayans were also successful in ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Curupayty, Paraguay

Part of: Paraguayan War

Combatants: Paraguay, Argentina