History The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia

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A list of all important battles fought by Frederick II of Prussia. This battles list includes any Frederick II of Prussia battles, conflicts, campaigns, wars, skirmishes or military engagements of any kind. This list displays the battles Frederick II of Prussia fought in alphabetically, but the battles/military engagements contain information such as where the battle was fought and who else was involved. This list includes Seven Years' War, Battle of Kunersdorf and more items.

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Battle of Burkersdorf is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Burkatów, Poland - The Battle of Burkersdorf was a battle fought on July 21, 1762 during the Seven Years' War. A Prussian army of 40,000 men fought an Austrian army of around 30,000 men. After the death of ...more

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Battle of Chotusitz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Bohemia, Czech Republic - The Battle of Chotusitz, or Chotusice, sometimes called the Battle of Czaslau, was fought on May 17, 1742, in Bohemia between the Austrians under Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine and the ...more

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Battle of Hennersdorf is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Battle of Hennersdorf Silesia - The Battle of Hennersdorf, sometimes referred to as Catholic-Hennersdorf, was a minor encounter that took place on November 23, 1745 in Katholisch-Hennersdorf in Silesia during the War of the ...more

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Battle of Hochkirch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Hochkirch, Germany - The Battle of Hochkirch was a battle fought on October 14, 1758 during the Seven Years' War between a Prussian army of 30,000-36,000 commanded by Frederick the Great and an Austrian army of ...more

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Battle of Hohenfriedberg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Battle of Hohenfriedberg Strzegom, Poland - The Battle of Hohenfriedberg or Hohenfriedeberg, also known as the battle of Striegau, now Dobromierz, was one of Frederick the Great's most admired victories. Frederick's Prussian army ...more

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Battle of Kolín is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic - The Battle of Kolín on 18 June 1757 saw 44,000 Austrians under Count von Daun defeat 32,000 Prussians under Frederick the Great during the Seven Years' War. The Prussians lost the battle ...more

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Battle of Kunersdorf is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Silesia - The Battle of Kunersdorf, fought in the Seven Years' War, was Frederick the Great's most devastating defeat. On August 12, 1759, near Kunersdorf, east of Frankfurt, 50,900 Prussians were ...more

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Battle of Leuthen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Province of Silesia, Poland - In the Battle of Leuthen, fought on 5 December 1757, Frederick the Great's Prussian army used maneuver and terrain to decisively defeat a much larger Austrian army under Charles of Lorraine, ...more

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Battle of Liegnitz is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Province of Silesia, Poland - The Battle of Liegnitz on 15 August 1760 saw Frederick the Great's Prussian Army defeat the Austrian army under Ernst von Laudon. The armies collided around the Prussian Silesian city of ...more

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Battle of Lobositz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Bohemia, Czech Republic - The Battle of Lobositz or Lovosice also Lowositz on 1 October 1756 was the opening land battle of the Seven Years' War. Frederick the Great's 28,000 Prussians were prevented by 33,000 Austrians ...more

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Battle of Mollwitz is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Battle of Mollwitz Małujowice, Poland - The Battle of Mollwitz was fought by Prussia and Austria on 10 April 1741, during the early stages of the War of the Austrian Succession. It was the first battle of the new Prussian King ...more

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Battle of Prague is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Bohemia, Czech Republic - In the Battle of Prague or Battle of Štěrboholy on May 6, 1757 Frederick the Great's 67,000 Prussians forced 60,000 Austrians to retreat, but having lost 14,300 men, decided he was not strong ...more

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Battle of Rossbach is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Braunsbedra, Germany - The Battle of Rossbach took place during the Seven Years' War near the village of Roßbach, in the Electorate of Saxony. Frederick the Great defeated an allied army mainly composed of ...more

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Battle of Soor is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Bohemia, Czech Republic - The Battle of Soor was a battle between Frederick the Great's Prussian army and an Austro-Saxon army led by Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine during the War of the Austrian Succession. The ...more

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Battle of Torgau is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Torgau, Germany - In the Battle of Torgau on 3 November 1760, King Frederick the Great's Prussian army fought a larger Austrian army under the command of Field Marshal Leopold Josef Graf Daun. The Prussians won a ...more

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Battle of Zorndorf is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Battle of Zorndorf Sarbinowo, Gmina Dębno, Poland - The Battle of Zorndorf was a battle fought on August 25, 1758 during the Seven Years' War, fought between the forces of the Russians troops under the command of Count William Fermor – and a ...more

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Seven Years' War is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
North America - The Seven Years' War took place between 1754 and 1763; the main conflict occurred during the seven-year period 1756–1763. It involved most of the great powers of the time and affected Europe, ...more

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Siege of Dresden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Siege of Dresden Dresden, Germany - The Siege of Dresden took place in July 1760 during the Seven Years' War when a Prussian force led by Frederick the Great unsuccessfully besieged the city of Dresden in Saxony. Frederick had ...more

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Siege of Olomouc is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Siege of Olomouc Moravia, Czech Republic - The Siege of Olomouc took place in 1758 when a Prussian army led by Frederick the Great besieged the Austrian city of Olmütz during the Prussian invasion of Moravia in the Seven Years' War. ...more

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Siege of Pirna is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Siege of Pirna Pirna, Germany - The Siege of Pirna took place in 1756 as part of the Prussian invasion of Saxony during the Seven Years' War. Following the occupation of the capital Dresden by Frederick the Great on 9 ...more

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Siege of Prague is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
Siege of Prague Bohemia, Czech Republic - The Siege of Prague was an unsuccessful attempt by a Prussian army led by Frederick the Great to capture the Austrian city of Prague during the Seven Years' War. It took place in May 1757 ...more

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War of the Bavarian Succession is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Battles of Frederick II of Prussia
War of the Bavarian Succession Bavaria, Germany - A Saxon–Prussian alliance fought the War of the Bavarian Succession against the Austrian Habsburg Monarchy to prevent the Habsburgs from acquiring the Electorate of Bavaria. Although the war ...more