First World War – Western Front 1915 – 1918

Western Theatre 1915 to 1918

Battles of the First World War – Eastern Front

Eastern Theatre v2

First World War – Western Front 1914

Western Theatre 1914 v2

First World War – Southern Front

Southern Theatre v3

First World War – Middle Eastern Front

Middle East Theatre v1

Battles of the First World War – Chronological Order

Name Start Location / 1914 Location Combatants Outcome
Liege 04/08/1914 Belgium

96,000

Central Powers Victory
Mulhouse 07/08/1914 France / Germany

75,000

Central Powers Victory
Haelen 12/08/1914 Belgium

8,800

Entente Victory
Lorraine 14/08/1914 France / Germany

935,000

Central Powers Victory
Agbeluvhoe 15/08/1914 Togo / German Togoland

4,142

Entente Victory
Cer 15/08/1914 Serbia

380,000

Entente Victory
Satlluponen 17/08/1914 Russia / Germany

100,000

Central Powers Victory
Gumbinen 20/08/1914 Russia / Germany

340,000

Entente Victory
Namur 20/08/1914 Belgium

142,000

Central Powers Victory
Ardennes Forest 21/08/1914 France

741,000

Central Powers Victory
Charleroi (First Sambre) 21/08/1914 Belgium

495,000

Central Powers Victory
Chra 22/08/1914 Togo / German Togoland

958

Entente Victory
Mons 23/08/1914 Belgium

240,000

Central Powers Victory
Kraśnik 23/08/1914 Poland / Russia

400,000

Central Powers Victory
Maubeuge 24/08/1914 France

95,000

Central Powers Victory
Tepe 25/08/1914 Cameroon / German Kamerun

1,000

Entente Victory
Le Cateau 26/08/1914 France

120,000

Central Powers Victory
Komarów 26/08/1914 Poland / Russia

400,000

Central Powers Victory
Gnila Lipa 26/08/1914 Poland / Russia

900,000

Entente Victory
Mora 26/08/1914 Cameroon / German Kamerun

654

Entente Victory
Tannenberg 26/08/1914 Poland / Germany

380,000

Central Powers Victory
Tsingtao 27/08/1914 China

28,150

Entente Victory
Guise 29/08/1914 France

200,000

Entente Victory
First Garua 29/08/1914 Cameroon / German Kamerun

900

Central Powers Victory
Rawa 02/09/1914 Ukraine / Hungary

300,000

Entente Victory
Grand Couronné 04/09/1914 France

575,000

Entente Victory
First Marne 05/09/1914 France

2,556,000

Entente Victory
Drina 06/09/1914 Serbia

150,000

Draw
Nsanakong 06/09/1914 Cameroon / German Kamerun

1,000

Central Powers Victory
First Masurian Lakes 07/09/1914 Poland / Germany

705,000

Central Powers Victory
Bita Paka 11/09/1914 New Britain / German New Guinea

800

Entente Victory
First Aisne 13/09/1914 France

600,000

Draw
Ukoko 21/09/1914 Gabon / German Kamerun

500

Entente Victory
First Picardy 22/09/1914 France

200,000

Draw
Przemyśl 24/09/1914 Poland / Russia

440,000

Entente Victory
First Albert 25/09/1914 France

200,000

Draw
Sandfontein 26/09/1914 South Africa

4,820

Central Powers Victory
Antwerp 28/09/1914 Belgium

216,300

Central Powers Victory
Warsaw 29/09/1914 Poland / Russia

750,000

Entente Victory
First Arras 01/10/1914 France

190,000

Entente Victory
La Bassée 10/10/1914 France

150,000

Draw
Second Messines 12/10/1914 Belgium

unknown

Draw
Armentières 13/10/1914 France

115,000

Draw
Yser River 16/10/1914 Belgium

280,000

Entente Victory
First Ypres 19/10/1914 Belgium

600,000

Entente Victory
Tanga 03/11/1914 Tanzania / German East Africa

9,000

Central Powers Victory
Basra 11/11/1914 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

15,000

Entente Victory
Łódź 11/11/1914 Poland / Russia

750,000

Draw
Kolubara 16/11/1914 Serbia

880,000

Entente Victory
Limanowa 01/12/1914 Poland / Hungary

215,000

Draw
Qurna 03/12/1914 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

3,100

Entente Victory
First Artois 17/12/1914 France

300,000

Draw
Naulila 18/12/1914 Angola / Portuguese Angola

3,000

Central Powers Victory
Givenchy 18/12/1914 France

135,000

Entente Victory
First Champagne 20/12/1914 France

350,000

Draw
Sarikamish 22/12/1914 Turkey / Ottoman Empire

218,000

Entente Victory
Ardahan 25/12/1914 Turkey / Ottoman Empire

135,000

Entente Victory
Suez Canal 26/01/1915 Egypt

50,000

Entente Victory
Kakamas 04/02/1915 South Africa

12,000

Entente Victory
Second Masurian Lakes 07/02/1915 Poland / Germany

320,000

Central Powers Victory
Neuve Chapelle 10/03/1915 France

90,000

Entente Victory
Shaiba 12/04/1915 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

24,156

Entente Victory
Second Ypres 21/04/1915 Belgium

220,000

Draw
Gallipolli 25/04/1915 Turkey / Ottoman Empire

883,000

Central Powers Victory
Gurin 29/04/1915 Nigeria / British Nigeria

442

Entente Victory
Second Artois 09/05/1915 France

570,000

Draw
Second Garua 31/05/1915 Cameroon / German Kamerun

1,500

Entente Victory
First Isonzo 01/06/1915 Italy / Austria

340,000

Central Powers Victory
Nasiriyeh 27/06/1915 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

10,000

Entente Victory
Ngaundere 29/06/1915 Cameroon / German Kamerun

400

Entente Victory
Bitlis 01/07/1915 Turkey / Ottoman Empire

200,000

Entente Victory
Otavi 01/07/1915 Namibia / German Southwest Africa

4,500

Entente Victory
Second Isonzo 18/07/1915 Italy / Austria

328,000

Draw
Loos 25/09/1915 France

150,000

Draw
Second Champagne 25/09/1915 France

670,000

Central Powers Victory
Third Artois 25/09/1915 France

405,000

Draw
Es-Sinn 28/09/1915 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

25,500

Entente Victory
Ovche Pole 14/10/1915 Serbia

145,000

Central Powers Victory
Morava 14/10/1915 Serbia

286,000

Central Powers Victory
Krivolak 17/10/1915 Serbia / Macedonia

145,000

Central Powers Victory
Third Isonzo 18/10/1915 Italy / Austria

520,000

Draw
Banjo 04/11/1915 Cameroon / German Kamerun

750

Entente Victory
Fourth Isonzo 10/11/1915 Italy / Austria

530,000

Draw
Kosovo 10/11/1915 Serbia

230,000

Central Powers Victory
Ctesiphon 22/11/1915 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

29,000

Draw
Kosturino 06/12/1915 Serbia / Macedonia

105,000

Central Powers Victory
Kut-Al-Amara 07/12/1915 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

74,000

Central Powers Victory
Bolimow 31/12/1915 Poland / Russia

200,000

Draw
Mojkovac 06/01/1916 Montenegro

36,500

Entente Victory
Sheikh Sa’ad 06/01/1916 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

23,330

Entente Victory
Koprukoy 10/01/1916 Turkey / Ottoman Empire

140,000

Entente Victory
Wadi 13/01/1916 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

41,500

Central Powers Victory
First Hanna 21/01/1916 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

40,000

Central Powers Victory
Verdun 21/02/1916 France

2,390,000

Entente Victory
Dujaila 08/03/1916 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

30,159

Central Powers Victory
Fifth Isonzo 09/03/1916 Italy / Austria

506,000

Draw
Lake Naroch 18/03/1916 Belarus / Russia

530,000

Central Powers Victory
Asiago 15/05/1916 Italy

472,000

Draw
Khanaqin 01/06/1916 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

52,500

Entente Victory
Lutsk 04/06/1916 Ukraine / Russia

350,000

Entente Victory
Somme 01/07/1916 France

3,000,000

Entente Victory
Erzincan 02/07/1916 Turkey / Ottoman Empire

200,000

Entente Victory
Kostiuchnówka 04/07/1916 Ukraine / Russia

20,300

Entente Victory
Romani 03/08/1916 Egypt

30,000

Entente Victory
Sixth Isonzo 06/08/1916 Italy / Austria

465,000

Entente Victory
Turtucaia 02/09/1916 Bulgaria / Romania

94,000

Central Powers Victory
Malka Nidzhe 12/09/1916 Macedonia

23,000

Entente Victory
Kaymakchalan 12/09/1916 Macedonia

60,000

Entente Victory
Seventh Isonzo 14/09/1916 Italy / Austria

390,000

Draw
Dobro Pole 15/09/1916 Macedonia

48,100

Entente Victory
First Cobadin 17/09/1916 Romania

290,000

Entente Victory
Eighth Isonzo 10/10/1916 Italy / Austria

510,000

Draw
Second Cobadin 19/10/1916 Romania

350,000

Central Powers Victory
Ninth Isonzo 31/10/1916 Italy / Austria

395,000

Entente Victory
Arges 01/12/1916 Romania

325,000

Central Powers Victory
Second Kut 23/02/1917 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

67,000

Entente Victory
Samarrah 13/03/1917 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

70,000

Entente Victory
First Gaza 26/03/1917 Gaza / Ottoman Empire

26,000

Central Powers Victory
Second Arras 09/04/1917 France

630,000

Entente Victory
Second Asine 16/04/1917 France

1,365,000

Central Powers Victory
Second Gaza 17/04/1917 Gaza / Ottoman Empire

45,000

Central Powers Victory
Tenth Isonzo 10/05/1917 Italy / Austria

600,000

Entente Victory
Second Messines 07/06/1917 Belgium

342,000

Entente Victory
Aqaba 06/07/1917 Jordon / Ottoman Empire

5,750

Entente Victory
Mărăşti 22/07/1917 Romania / Hungary

179,000

Entente Victory
Passchendaele (Third Ypres) 31/07/1917 Belgium

2,085,000

Draw
Mărășești 06/08/1917 Romania

463,000

Central Powers Victory
Eleventh Isonzo 18/08/1917 Italy / Austria

850,000

Draw
Jugla 01/09/1917 Latvia / Russia

252,000

Central Powers Victory
Ramadi 28/09/1917 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

23,500

Entente Victory
Caporetto (Twelfth Isonzo) 24/10/1917 Italy

750,000

Central Powers Victory
Tikrit 05/11/1917 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

45,000

Entente Victory
Mughar Ridge 13/11/1917 Israel / Ottoman Empire

50,000

Entente Victory
Cambrai 20/11/1917 France

270,000

Draw
Third Gaza 01/12/1917 Gaza / Ottoman Empire

14,500

Central Powers Victory
Beersheba 31/12/1917 Israel / Ottoman Empire

19,400

Entente Victory
Lys (Fourth Ypres) 07/04/1918 Belgium

825,000

Central Powers Victory
Third Asine 27/05/1918 France

450,000

Draw
Cantigny 28/05/1918 France

9,000

Entente Victory
Belleau Wood 01/06/1918 France

145,000

Entente Victory
Piave 15/06/1918 Italy

1,725,000

Entente Victory
Le Hamel 04/07/1918 France

12,600

Entente Victory
Second Marne 15/07/1918 France

1,570,000

Entente Victory
Amiens 08/08/1918 France

690,000

Entente Victory
Baku 26/08/1918 Azerbaijan / Russia

20,500

Central Powers Victory
Havrincourt 12/09/1918 France

105,000

Entente Victory
Ephey 18/09/1918 France

270,000

Entente Victory
Fifth Ypres 28/09/1918 Belgium

660,000

Entente Victory
Sharqat 23/10/1918 Iraq / Ottoman Empire

60,000

Entente Victory
Vittorio Vento 24/10/1918 Italy

1,770,000

Entente Victory
Second Sambre 04/11/1918 Belgium

620,000

Entente Victory

Battles of the First World War – by Size

Twenty Largest Battles of the Great War by Size

All figures in 1000’s

Year Location Troops Losses % Victor
Somme 1916 France 4,500 1,055 23% Entente
1st Marne 1914 France 2,556 155 6% Entente
Passchendaele (3rd Ypres) 1917 Belgium 2,040 600 29% Draw
Verdun 1916 France 1,950 700 36% Entente
Piave 1918 Italy 1,725 205 12% Entente
2nd Marne 1918 France 1,680 303 18% Entente
Vittorio Vento 1918 Italy 1,635 120 7% Entente
Chemin des Dames (2nd Aisne) 1917 France 1,365 350 26% C Powers
Lorraine 1914 France 935 nk nk C Powers
Kolubara 1915 Serbia 850 330 39% Entente
11th Isonzo 1917 Italy 850 253 30% Draw
Lys (4th Ypres) 1918 Belgium 825 240 29% C Powers
Gallipolli 1915 Turkey 804 315 39% C Powers
Caporetto (12th Isonzo) 1917 Italy 750 110 15% C Powers
Łódź 1914 Poland 850 125 15% Draw
Warsaw 1914 Poland 741 215 29% Entente
Ardennes Forest 1914 France 741 25 3% C Powers
Gnila Lipa 1914 Poland 707 nk nk Entente
1st Masurian Lakes 1914 Poland 705 135 19% C Powers

 

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