Ottoman Army

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Military History Of The Ottoman Empire - Ottoman Army Strength, 1299–1826
... Ottoman Army Strength, 1299–1826 Year Yaya Musellem Azab Akıncı Timarli Sipahi (Total) Timarli Sipahi Cebelu Janissary Kapikulu Sipahi Other Kapikulu (Total) Kapikulu ... during the last quarter of the 16th century, the Azabs disappeared from the Ottoman documentary record ...
Battle Of Khotyn (1621) - Battle
... The Polish-Lithuanian army arrived near Khotyn around 20 August and started entrenching itself near the Khotyn Fortress, blocking the path of the Ottoman march ... The army, following a common Commonwealth defense strategy when facing large Ottoman forces, employed deep defences by building separate field works in front ... carried out a suicidal raid, delaying the approaching Ottoman forces and inflicting casualties amounting to several times their number before being nearly annihilated ...
Siege Of Eger (1552) - Siege
... data and Gárdonyi's value of the size of the Ottoman Army (150-200,000 men) are romantic exaggeration ... In reality the Ottoman army numbered 35-40,000 men from the Rumelian army (and an Anatolian contingent) and the troops of Ahmed Pasha from Buda ... The Ottomans had 16 zarbuzans (very large siege cannons) as well as 150 medium and smaller pieces of artillery and a fleet of two thousand camels, which proved to be highly useful in the collection and ...
Skanderbeg - Albanian Resistance - Rise
... Ottoman–Albanian wars Pre-1443 Revolt of 1432–36 1443–1468 Torvioll 1st Mokra Otonetë 1st Oranik Svetigrad 1st Krujë Modrič 1st Meçad Pollog Berat 2nd Oranik ... Skanderbeg quit the field along with 300 other Albanians serving in the Ottoman army ... built fortresses (Rodoni Castle) and organized a mobile defense army that forced the Ottomans to disperse their troops, leaving them vulnerable to the hit-and-r ...
Battle Of Gravia Inn
... της Γραβιάς) was fought between Greek revolutionaries and the Ottoman Empire during the Greek War of Independence ... Androutsos with a group of 120 men defeated an Ottoman army numbering 9,000 men and artillery under the command of Omer Vrioni ... of the Greeks at the Battle of Alamana and the execution of their leader Athanasios Diakos, the Ottoman army under the command of Omer Vrioni, planned to attack the ...

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