Battles The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden

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A list of all important battles fought by Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden. This battles list includes any Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden battles, conflicts, campaigns, wars, skirmishes or military engagements of any kind. This list displays the battles Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden fought in alphabetically, but the battles/military engagements contain information such as where the battle was fought and who else was involved. List features items like Thirty Years' War, Edict of Restitution and more!

If you are looking to answer the questions, "Which battles did Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden fight in?" and "Which battles was Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden involved in?" then this list has got you covered. (12 items)

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Battle of Breitenfeld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Battle of Breitenfeld Saxony, Germany - The Battle of Breitenfeld or First Battle of Breitenfeld, was fought at a crossroads near Breitenfeld approximately five miles north-west of the walled city of Leipzig on September 17, or ...more

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Battle of Frankfurt an der Ode... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Battle of Frankfurt an der Oder Frankfurt (Oder), Germany - The Battle of Frankfurt an der Oder on 13/15 April 1631 was a battle of the Thirty Years' War, fought between the Swedish Empire and the Holy Roman Empire for the strategically important, ...more

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Battle of Lützen (1632) is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Battle of Lützen (1632) Lützen, Germany - The Battle of Lützen (1632) was one of the most decisive battles of the Thirty Years' War. It was a Protestant victory, but cost the life of one of the most important leaders of the ...more

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Battle of Rain is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Battle of Rain Lech - The Battle of Rain was fought on April 15, 1632, as part of the Thirty Years' War. The forces involved in this conflict were 40,000 Swedish troops under Gustavus Adolphus and 25,000 Catholic ...more

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Battle of the Alte Veste is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Battle of the Alte Veste Nuremberg, Germany - The Battle of the Alte Veste was a significant battle of the Thirty Years' War.

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Battle of Trzciana is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Battle of Trzciana Royal Prussia - The Battle of Trzciana took place on 25 June 1629 and was one of the battles of the Polish-Swedish War or Second Swedish-Polish War. The Polish forces were led by Crown Field Hetman Stanisław ...more

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Battle of Wallhof is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Battle of Wallhof Aizkraukle District, Latvia - Battle of Wallhof was a battle fought between Sweden and the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth on 7 January 1626, in which a Swedish force of 3,100 men with 6 guns under Gustavus II Adolphus ...more

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Battle of Werben is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Battle of Werben Werben (Elbe), Germany - The Battle of Werben was a battle of the Thirty Years' War, fought on July 22, 1631, between the Swedish Empire and the Holy Roman Empire. The Swedes had 16,000 soldiers and were led by Gustavus ...more

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Edict of Restitution is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Edict of Restitution Europe - The Edict of Restitution, passed eleven years into the Thirty Years' Wars on March 6, 1629 following Catholic successes at arms, was a belated attempt by Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor to ...more

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Polish–Swedish War is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Polish–Swedish War Duchy of Estonia, Estonia - The Polish–Swedish War (1617–18) was a phase of the longer Polish–Swedish War of 1600 to 1629. It continued the war of 1600–11 and was an attempt by Sweden to take Polish pressure off Russia. ...more

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Siege of Nuremberg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Siege of Nuremberg Nuremberg, Germany - The Siege of Nuremberg or Siege of Nürnberg was a battle campaign that took place in 1632 about the Imperial City of Nuremberg during the Thirty Years' War. In 1632, rather than face the ...more

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Thirty Years' War is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Battles of Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
Thirty Years' War Europe - The Thirty Years' War was a series of wars in Central Europe between 1618 and 1648 lasting for thirty years. It was one of the longest, most destructive conflicts in European history. Initially ...more