Military List Of Brazilian War of Independence Battles

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List of every major Brazilian War of Independence battle, including photos, images, or maps of the most famous Brazilian War of Independence battles when available. While it is not a comprehensive list of all skirmishes, conflicts, or battles that took place in the Brazilian War of Independence, we have tried to include as many military events and actions as possible. All the battles on this Brazilian 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 Brazilian 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 Itaparica and Siege of Caxias.
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Battle of Itaparica

The Battle of Itaparica was fought in the then province of Bahia, from 7 January to 9 January 1823, between the Brazilian Army and Armada and the Portuguese Army and Navy during the Brazilian War of Independence. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Bahia, Brazil

Part of: Independence of Brazil

Combatants: Kingdom of Portugal

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Battle of Jenipapo

The Battle of Jenipapo was fought near the river Jenipapo in the then province of Piauí, on 13 March 1823, between the Brazilian Army and the Portuguese Army during the Brazilian War of Independence. The Battle of Jenipapo occurred on the banks of the creek of the same name on March 13, 1823, which was decisive for the independence of Brazil and consolidation of the national territory. Consisted in the fight Piauí, Ceará and Maranhão against the troops of Major John Fidié José da Cunha, who was the commander of the Portuguese troops, charged with keeping the north of the former Portuguese colony loyal to the Crown. It is noteworthy that the Brazilians fought with simple tools, not with ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Piauí, Brazil

Part of: Independence of Brazil

Combatants: Kingdom of Portugal

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Battle of 4 May

The Battle of 4 May was fought in open sea near Salvador, Bahia, on 4 May 1823, between the Brazilian Navy, under the command of a former admiral of the British Royal Navy, Thomas Cochrane, and the Portuguese Navy during the Brazilian War of Independence. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Bahia, Brazil

Part of: Independence of Brazil

Combatants: Kingdom of Portugal

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Battle of Pirajá

The Battle of Pirajá was part of the War of Independence of Brazil, and was fought in the province of Bahia on November 8, 1822. ...more on Wikipedia

Locations: Bahia, Brazil

Part of: Independence of Brazil

Combatants: Kingdom of Portugal