Battle of Bregalnica
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|Battle of Bregalnica|
|Part of the Second Balkan War|
Sketch plan of the battle. Left: front on 30 June and Serbian attacks on 1 and 2 July. Right: Attacks of the Serbian 1st Army on 3 and 4 July and of the Serbian 3rd Army on 6–8 July.
|Commanders and leaders|
Gen. Mihail Savov|
Gen. Stiliyan Kovachev
Gen. Radko Dimitriev
Field Marshal Radomir Putnik|
Gen. Petar Bojović
Prince Aleksandar Karađorđević
Gen. Živojin Mišić
Serdar Janko Vukotić
4th Bulgarian Army - 116,000 men with 210 guns
5th Bulgarian Army - 68,000 men with 118 gunsTotal: 184,000 people (100 Infantry Battalions, 6 Cavalry Regiments, 63 Artillery Batteries)
1st Serbian Army - 105,000 men with 145 guns
3rd Serbian Army - 70,000 men with 97 guns
|Casualties and losses|
|Over 20,000 killed or wounded||Total 16,620; of whom 3,000 killed|
- Savo Skoko Vojvoda Radomir Putnik Vol.1; Beogradsko Grafičko-Izdavčki Zavod, 1984.
- Hall, Richard C. (2000). The Balkan Wars, 1912–1913: Prelude to the First World War. Routledge. ISBN 0-415-22946-4.
- The numbers of the strength of Serbian Army do not indicate the exact strength of the forces deployed during the Battle of Bregalnica but rather the entire strength of the Serbian Army in Macedonia (the Operational group South, which included the combined 1st and 3rd Armies) at the beginning of hostilities.