Battles Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden

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List of Sweden battles in the Thirty Years' War, listed alphabetically with photos, images, and maps when possible. Every major battle, skirmish, or conflict in Thirty Years' War involving the Sweden is included here, along with information like exactly where the battle took place. If you want to learn even more about these Thirty Years' War battles that involved Thirty Years' War you can click on the names of the battles for more information.

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This list answers the question, "What Thirty Years' War battles was Sweden involved in?"

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Battle of Breitenfeld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the 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 Breitenfeld is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Battle of Breitenfeld Saxony, Germany - The Second Battle of Breitenfeld, also known as the First Battle of Leipzig, took place at Breitenfeld, Germany, during the Thirty Years' War. The battle was a decisive victory for the Swedish ...more

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Battle of Chemnitz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Battle of Chemnitz Chemnitz, Germany - The Battle of Chemnitz took place near the town of Chemnitz, in what is now eastern Germany, during the Thirty Years' War. Swedish forces under Johan Banér inflicted a crushing defeat on ...more

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Battle of Frankfurt an der Ode... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the 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 Jankau is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Battle of Jankau Bohemia, Czech Republic - The Battle of Jankau, one of the bloodiest of the Thirty Years' War, was fought on 5 March 1645 in southern Bohemia, some 50 kilometres south-east of Prague, between the army of Sweden and that ...more

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Battle of Jüterbog is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Battle of Jüterbog Berlin, Germany - The Battle of Jüterbog was fought in Jüterbog on 23 November 1644 between Sweden and the Holy Roman Empire, resulting in a Swedish victory.

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Battle of Lens is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Battle of Lens Lens, France - The Battle of Lens was a French victory under Louis II de Bourbon, Prince de Condé against the Spanish army under Archduke Leopold in the Thirty Years' War. It was the last major battle ...more

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Battle of Lützen (1632) is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the 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 Nördlingen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Battle of Nördlingen Nördlingen, Germany - The Battle of Nördlingen was fought on 27 August or 6 September, 1634 during the Thirty Years' War. The Roman Catholic Imperial army, bolstered by 18,000 Spanish and Italian soldiers, won a ...more

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Battle of Oldendorf is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Battle of Oldendorf Hessisch Oldendorf, Germany - The Battle of Oldendorf on 8 July 1633 was fought as part of the Thirty Years' War between the Swedish Empire and the Holy Roman Empire near Hessisch-Oldendorf, Lower Saxony, Germany. The result ...more

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Battle of Rain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the 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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Siege of Stralsund is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Siege of Stralsund Stralsund, Germany - The Siege of Stralsund was a siege laid on Stralsund by Albrecht von Wallenstein's Imperial Army during the Thirty Years' War, from May to 4 August 1628. Stralsund was aided by Denmark and ...more

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Battle of the Alte Veste is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the 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 Werben is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the 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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Battle of Wittstock is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Thirty Years' War Battles Involving the Sweden
Battle of Wittstock Berlin, Germany - The Battle of Wittstock took place during the Thirty Years' War. It was fought on 24 September or 4 October 1636. A Swedish-allied army under general commanded jointly by Johan Banér and ...more