|This article does not cite any references or sources. (October 2006)|
A turning movement is a military tactic in which an attacker's forces reach the rear of a defender's forces, separating the defenders from their principal defensive positions and threatening to place them in a pocket. The defenders must then abandon these positions.
- Battle of Ulm
- Battle of Lake Trasimene
- Peninsula Campaign
- Sherman's March to the Sea (American Civil War)
|This military-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|