Battle of Walk

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Battle of Walk
Part of Second Northern War
Date July 8, 1657
Location Walk, Swedish Livonia
Result Decisive Swedish victory
Sweden Swedish Empire Imperial Coat of arms of Russia (17th century).svg Tsardom of Russia
Commanders and leaders
Friedrich von Löwen Matvej Sjeremetjev
3,300 men[1] 8,000 men[1]
Casualties and losses
light[1] 1,500 killed and wounded[1]

The Battle of Walk on July 8, 1657 between forces of Sweden commanded by Friedrich von Löwen on one side, and on the other Russian forces commanded by Matvej Sjeremetjev. Swedish forces won the battle.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e Claes Göran Isacson, "Karl X Gustavs krig" (2002) Lund, Historiska media. pp. 84. ISBN 91-89442-57-1