Battle of Knjaževac

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Battle of Knjaževac
Part of the Second Balkan War
Date4–7 July 1913
Result Bulgarian victory
 Kingdom of Bulgaria  Kingdom of Serbia
Commanders and leaders
Kingdom of Bulgaria Vasil Kutinchev Kingdom of Serbia Vukoman Aračić
56,689 men, 108 guns[1] 40,000 men, 68 guns[2]
Casualties and losses
280 dead
820 wounded[3]

The Battle of Knjaževac was a battle of the Second Balkan War, fought between the Bulgarian and the Serbian army. The battle took in July 1913 and ended with the capture of the Serbian city by the Bulgarian 1st Army.[3]


  1. ^ Кратък обзор на бойния състав, организацията, попълването и мобилизацията на българската армия , pag. 92-93;Държавно военно издателство,София 1961
  2. ^ The Serbian and Greek Armies at the beginning of the Interallied War
  3. ^ a b Hall, Richard (2000). The Balkan Wars, 1912-1913: Prelude to the First World War. Routledge. p. 116. ISBN 0-415-22946-4.


  • Hall, Richard C. (2000). The Balkan Wars, 1912–1913: Prelude to the First World War. Routledge. ISBN 0-415-22946-4.