History The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig

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A list of all important battles fought by Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig. This battles list includes any Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig battles, conflicts, campaigns, wars, skirmishes or military engagements of any kind. This list displays the battles Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig fought in alphabetically, but the battles/military engagements contain information such as where the battle was fought and who else was involved. You can rank all of these items, from Battle of the Somme to Battle of Passchendaele.

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Battle of Albert is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Somme, France - The Battle of Albert, comprised the first two weeks of Anglo-French offensive operations in the Battle of the Somme. The Allied preparatory artillery bombardment commenced on 24 June and the ...more

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Battle of Amiens is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Amiens, France - The Battle of Amiens, also known as the Third Battle of Picardy, which began on 8 August 1918, was the opening phase of the Allied offensive later known as the Hundred Days Offensive that ...more

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Battle of Arras is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Arras, France - The Battle of Arras was a British offensive during the First World War. From 9 April to 16 May 1917, British, Canadian, South African, New Zealand, Newfoundland, and Australian troops attacked ...more

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Battle of Broodseinde is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
The Battle of Broodseinde was fought on 4 October 1917 near Ypres in Flanders, at the east end of the Gheluvelt plateau, by the British Second and Fifth armies and the German Fourth Army. The ...more

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Battle of Festubert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Neuve-Chapelle, France - The Battle of Festubert was an attack by the British army in the Artois region of France on the western front during World War I. The offensive formed part of a series of attacks by the French ...more

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Battle of Flers–Courcelette is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Flers, France - The Battle of Flers–Courcelette was a battle within the Franco-British Somme Offensive which took place in the summer and autumn of 1916. Launched on 15 September 1916 the battle went on for one ...more

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Battle of Givenchy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Neuve-Chapelle, France - Winter operations 1914–15 is a name given to military operations from 23 November 1914 – 6 February 1915, on the part of the Western Front held by the British Expeditionary Force, in French and ...more

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Battle of Loos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Loos-en-Gohelle, France - The Battle of Loos was the largest British offensive mounted in 1915 on the Western Front during World War I. The first British use of poison gas occurred and the battle was the first mass ...more

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Battle of Passchendaele is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Flanders, Belgium - The Battle of Passchendaele, also referred to as the Third Battle of Ypres, was a campaign of the First World War, fought by the Allies of World War I against the German Empire. The battle took ...more

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Battle of Poelcappelle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Flanders, Belgium - The Battle of Poelcappelle marked the end of the string of highly successful British attacks in late September and early October 1917, during the Third Battle of Ypres. Only the supporting ...more

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Battle of the Somme is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Somme, France - The Battle of the Somme, also known as the Somme Offensive, was a battle of the First World War fought by the armies of the British and French empires against the German Empire. It took place ...more

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European theatre of World War ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Europe - {{Campaignbox Caucasus Persia Gallipoli Mesopotamia Sinai and Palestine Arab Revolt South Arabia South-West Africa Togoland Cameroon East Africa North Africa U-boat Atlantic Ocean Mediterranean ...more

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First Battle of Champagne is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
First Battle of Champagne Champagne-Ardenne, France - The First Battle of Champagne was fought from 20 December 1914 – 17 March 1915 in World War I in the Champagne region of France, between the French Fourth Army and the German Third Army. It was ...more

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First day on the Somme is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Picardy, France - The first day on the Somme, 1 July 1916, was the opening day of the Battle of Albert, the name given by the British to the first two weeks of the Battle of the Somme. Nine corps of the French ...more

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Operation Michael is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
Saint-Quentin, France - Operation Michael was a First World War German military operation that began the Spring Offensive on 21 March 1918. It was launched from the Hindenburg Line, in the vicinity of Saint-Quentin, ...more

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Second Battle of the Somme is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
River Somme, France - The Second Battle of the Somme of 1918 was fought during the First World War on the Western Front from the end of the summer, in the basin of the River Somme. It was part of a series of ...more

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Spring Offensive is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Battles of Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig
West Flanders, Belgium - The 1918 Spring Offensive or Kaiserschlacht, also known as the Ludendorff Offensive, was a series of German attacks along the Western Front during the First World War, beginning on 21 March ...more