Battle of Dybbøl (1848)

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Battle of Dybbøl (1848)
Part of First Schleswig War
Angrebet på Dybbøl Bjerg 5 juni 1848.jpg
Date5 June 1848
Location
Result Danish victory
Belligerents
 Prussia  Denmark
Commanders and leaders
Kingdom of Prussia Friedrich von Wrangel Denmark Hans Hedemann
Strength
20,000 14,000
Casualties and losses
337 killed & wounded 230 killed & wounded

The First Battle of Dybbøl was the first of three battles of the First War of Schleswig to be fought at Dybbøl between the Danish army and forces of Prussia and other German states.[1][2][3][4][5][6]

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Bibliography[edit]

  • Johs. Nielsen, Treårskrigen 1848-1851 1993 ISBN 87-89022-03-3
  • Hans Christian Bjerg; Ole L. Frantzen (2005). Danmark i krig. Gyldendals Bogklubber/Politikens Forlag. ISBN 87-03-00990-4.