First World War – Western Front 1914

Western Theatre 1914 v2

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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