Battle of Ustechko

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Battle of Ustechko
Part of Great Turkish War and Polish–Ottoman War
Date October 6, 1694
Location Ustechko, (today Ukraine)
Result Polish–Lithuanian victory
Belligerents
Herb Rzeczypospolitej Obojga Narodow.svg Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth Gerae-tamga.svg Khanate of Crimea
Flag of the Ottoman Empire (1453-1517).svg Ottoman Empire
Commanders and leaders
Herb Prus III.svg Stanisław Jan Jabłonowski
POL COA Lis.svg Kazimierz Jan Sapieha
Şehbaz Giray
Strength
2,000 - 3,000
12 guns
8,000 - 10,000 Tatars
2,000 Turks
Casualties and losses
very few several thousand

The Battle of Ustechko (Polish: Uścieczko, Turkish: Yuvaniça) (October 6, 1694) was fought during the Polish–Ottoman War (1683–1699), between the armies of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth on the one hand and of Khanate of Crimea and Ottoman Empire on the other. Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth forces under the command of Stanisław Jan Jabłonowski defeated the Tatars and Ottomans forces commanded by Şehbaz Giray.

References[edit]

  • Marek Wagner, Stanisław Jabłonowski - kasztelan krakowski, hetman wielki koronny, Mada Wydawnictwo, Warszawa 2000, ISBN 83-86170-62-X