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Chronilgical list of the Duke of Marlborough's siege operations

Posted September 9th, 2013 at 02:36 AM by Mangekyou

Here is a list of John Churchill's siege operations in chronological order. Accounts can be conflicting due to different interpretations, so should be treated with care.

1702
29 August - 25 September: Venlo
25 September - 2 October: Stevensweert
29 September - 9 October: Ruremonde
13-29 October: Liege


1703
25 April - 15 May: Bonn
15-26 August: Huy
9-27 September: Limburg


1704
8-16 July: Rain
19 September - 26 November: Landau
4 November - 20 December: Trarbach


1705
6-11 July: Huy (recaptured from French)
29 August - 6 September: Leau (St Loewe)


1706
19 June - 9 July: Ostend
22 July - 22 August: Menin
29 May (Blockade) - 9 September: Dendermonde
16 September - 1 October: Ath


1708
12 August - 9 December: Lille
18 December - 1 January (1709): Ghent


1709
27 June - 3 September: Tournai
6-10 September: St Ghislain
6 September (Blockade) - 20 October: Mons


1710
23 April - 25 June: Douai
15 July - 8 August: Bethune
5 September - 2 October: St Venant
12 September - 8 November: Aire


1711
7 August - 12 September: Bouchain
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    Mangekyou's Avatar
    The source was Marlborough's Sieges, James Falkner.

    Forgot to post it in the article.
    Posted September 9th, 2013 at 02:38 AM by Mangekyou Mangekyou is offline
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    Don't get me started on John Churchill! But this is very interesting. I can't deny that he was a military hero, although he worked for a usurper and betrayed one of his best friends...
    Posted September 25th, 2016 at 09:21 AM by gladiatrice gladiatrice is offline
 

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