Battle of Cătlăbuga

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Battle of Cătlăbuga
Part of the Moldavian-Ottoman Wars
Date November 16, 1485
Location Near Chilia, present-day Ukraine
Result Moldavian victory
 Moldavia  Ottoman Empire
Commanders and leaders
Stephen III of Moldavia

The Battle of Cătlăbuga was fought on November 16, 1485, between Stephen III of Moldavia and Ottoman forces defending the surroundings of Chilia. The Moldavian army came out victorious, but Stephen was not able to continue his actions in order to regain Chilia.[1]



  1. ^ Giurescu, pp. 56