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Battle Name : Silistria

Date(s) : 03 June 1810 - 11 June 1810

Part of : Russo-Turkish war, Ninth ,

Outcome : A victory for Russian Force over Turkish garrison

Type of battle : Land, Seige


The large Russian army under Count Kamenskoi made brief work of taking this town. Fatalities were light on both sides and the Turks were allowed to go free but without baggage, or arms. The Russian gained a considerable amount of military materials and 196 guns.


A town on the river Danube [Dunav] on the Bulgarian side of the Romanian border. About 58 miles southeast of Bucharest, Romania. (Bulgaria)

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Turkish garrison

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7,000 (100.00%)

Russian Force

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