Battle of Poniec

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The Battle of Poniec took place on October 28, 1704 in Poniec, Poland, during the Great Northern War. The Swedish Army under Charles XII unsuccessfully dislodged the Saxon Army under Johann Matthias von der Schulenburg through several cavalry charges. The Saxons had deployed in a massive square formation near the village of Janiszewo, west of Poniec.


  1. ^ Sjöström, Oskar (2008). Fraustadt 1706. Ett fält färgat rött (in Swedish). Lund: Historiska Media. p. 137. ISBN 978-91-85507-90-0. 
  2. ^ a b c d Northern Wars, Oskar Sjöström

Coordinates: 51°45′30″N 16°49′00″E / 51.7583°N 16.8167°E / 51.7583; 16.8167