Siege of Groenlo (1597)
|Siege of Groenlo (1597)|
|Part of the Eighty Years' War|
Depiction of the siege of Grol by Maurice in 1597.
| United Provinces
|Commanders and leaders|
| Maurice of Nassau
|Jan van Stirum|
14 artillery pieces
- For other sieges of the town, see Siege of Groenlo.
The Siege of Groenlo was a siege of Groenlo during the Eighty Years' War and the Anglo–Spanish War by a Dutch and English army led by Maurice of Nassau after it had followed an unsuccessful siege by Maurice in 1595.
The siege lasted from 11 to 28 September 1597 and ended in the town's capture from its Spanish garrison.
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