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A list of all important battles fought by Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson. This battles list includes any Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson battles, conflicts, campaigns, wars, skirmishes or military engagements of any kind. This list displays the battles Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson fought in alphabetically, but the battles/military engagements contain information such as where the battle was fought and who else was involved. Napoleonic Wars and War of the Third Coalition are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

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Action of 19 December 1796 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Action of 19 December 1796 Region of Murcia, Spain - The Action of 19 December of 1796 was a minor naval engagement of the French Revolutionary Wars, fought off the coast of Murcia between a small squadron of two British frigates under Commodore ...more

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Battle of Cape St Vincent is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Cape St. Vincent - The Battle of Cape St Vincent was one of the opening battles of the Anglo-Spanish War, as part of the French Revolutionary Wars, where a British fleet under Admiral Sir John Jervis defeated a ...more

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Battle of Copenhagen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Copenhagen, Denmark - The Battle of Copenhagen was an engagement which saw a British fleet under the command of Admiral Sir Hyde Parker fight and strategically defeat a Danish-Norwegian fleet anchored just off ...more

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Battle of Santa Cruz de Teneri... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain - The Battle of Santa Cruz de Tenerife was an amphibious assault by the British Royal Navy on the Spanish port city of Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands. Launched by Rear-Admiral ...more

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Battle of the Malta Convoy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Battle of the Malta Convoy Malta - The Battle of the Malta Convoy was a naval engagement of the French Revolutionary Wars fought on 18 February 1800 during the Siege of Malta. The French garrison at the city of Valletta in Malta ...more

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Battle of the Nile is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Abu Qir Bay, Egypt - The Battle of the Nile was a major naval battle fought between the British Royal Navy and the Navy of the French Republic at Aboukir Bay on the Mediterranean coast off Egypt from 1 to 3 August ...more

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Battle of Trafalgar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Cape Trafalgar - The Battle of Trafalgar was a naval engagement fought by the Royal Navy against the combined fleets of the French and Spanish Navies, during the War of the Third Coalition of the Napoleonic ...more

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Assault on Cadiz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Cadiz, Spain - The Assault on Cadiz was a part of a protracted naval blockade of the Spanish port of Cadiz by the Royal Navy, which comprised the siege and the shelling of the city as well as an amphibious ...more

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Battle of Grand Turk is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Caribbean - The Battle of Grand Turk occurred on 9 March 1783 during the American War of Independence. France had seized the Turks and Caicos archipelago, islets of rich salt works, seizing Grand Turk in ...more

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Napoleon's invasion of England is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
English Channel - Napoleon's planned invasion of the United Kingdom at the start of the War of the Third Coalition, although never carried out, was a major influence on British naval strategy and the ...more

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French Revolutionary Wars is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Europe - The French Revolutionary Wars were a series of sweeping military conflicts, lasting from 1792 until 1802, resulting from the French Revolution. Primarily fought between the French First Republic ...more

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Mediterranean campaign of 1798 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Mediterranean Sea - The Mediterranean campaign of 1798 was a series of major naval operations surrounding a French expeditionary force sent to Egypt under Napoleon Bonaparte during the French Revolutionary Wars. ...more

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Napoleonic Wars is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Europe - The Napoleonic Wars were a series of major conflicts pitting the French Empire led by Emperor Napoleon I against an array of European powers formed into various coalitions. They revolutionized ...more

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Raids on Boulogne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Boulogne-sur-Mer, France - The raid on Boulogne in 1801 was a failed attempt by elements of the Royal Navy led by Vice Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson to destroy a flotilla of French vessels anchored in the port of Boulogne, ...more

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San Juan Expedition is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
San Juan River - The San Juan Expedition took place between March and November 1780 during the American War of Independence when a British force under the command of John Polson and Captain Horatio Nelson landed ...more

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Siege of Malta is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Valletta, Malta - The Siege of Malta was a two-year siege and blockade of the French garrison in Valletta, the largest city and main port on the Mediterranean island of Malta between 1798 and 1800. Valletta had ...more

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Trafalgar Campaign is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Caribbean - The Trafalgar Campaign was a long and complicated series of fleet manoeuvres carried out by the combined French and Spanish fleets; and the opposing moves of the Royal Navy during much of 1805. ...more

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War of the Third Coalition is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Battles of Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson
Atlantic Ocean - The War of the Third Coalition was a European conflict spanning the years 1803 to 1806. During the war France and its client states under Napoleon I defeated an alliance of the Holy Roman Empire ...more