First Battle of Lamia

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First Battle of Lamia
Part of First Macedonian War
Date Spring 209 BC
Location Lamia, Greece
Result Macedonian victory
Belligerents
Macedon Aetolia,
Roman Republic,
Pergamum
Commanders and leaders
Philip V of Macedon Pyrrhias
Casualties and losses
Heavy

The First Battle of Lamia (Greek: Πρώτη Μάχη της Λαμίας) was fought in 209 BC between the forces of Philip V of Macedon and the Aetolians led by Pyrrhias. Phyrrhias was aided by a small Roman and Pergamum force. The Macedonians were victorious. Another battle was fought at Lamia within the year.