Western Army

Some articles on western army, army:

Ōtani Yoshitsugu - Sekigahara
... Kiyooki flipped Yoshitsugu's perceptions of the Western army, but he wanted to remain within Ieyasu's ranks as he believed Mitsunari could not win ... Mitsunari was able to convince Yoshitsugu to defect and join the Western army ... his friend and merged his forces into the Western army with his sons ...
Battle Of Guanzhong (1861)
... Lan Chengchun Liang Chengfu Commander Zhang Zongyu Strength 200,000 Green Standard Army, 50,000 Xiang Army 180,000 Taipings, series wins to supply full over 250,000 strength Casualties and losses ... When Taiping's Western Army lost Wuhan, they lost their connection with their capital at Nanjing ... The Western Army was in desperate need of supplies, so former Western Army Commander Chen Yucheng decided to resupply at Guanzhong ...
Sanada Yukimura - Summer Siege of Osaka Castle
... Toyotomi forces (often referred to as the western army) began to attack contingents of the Shogun's forces (often referred to as the eastern army) near Osaka ... Yukimura fought the army of Date Masamune on May 6, 1615 ... Yukimura's army was outnumbered and he was defeated by Masamune's army ...
First Balkan War - Order of Battle and Plans - Ottoman Empire - Ottoman Forces in The Balkans
... An effort had been made to reorganize the army by a German mission, but its effects had not taken hold, and the Ottoman army was caught in the midst of reform and reorganization ... In addition, several of the army's best battalions had been transferred to Yemen to face the ongoing rebellion there, and in the summer of 1912, the Ottoman High ... The regular army (Nizam) was composed of well-equipped and trained active divisions, but the reserve units (Redif) that reinforced it were ill-equipped, especially in artillery, and badly trained ...
Satake Clan - Edo Era
... In 1600, the Satake sided with the Western Army at the Battle of Sekigahara, and were discovered to be in secret communication with Ishida Mitsunari, the leader ... After the Western Army's defeat by the Eastern forces of Tokugawa Ieyasu, the Satake clan was allowed to continue, but was punished ...

Famous quotes containing the words army and/or western:

    A poor widow, by the name of Baird, has a son in the Army that for some offence has been sentenced to serve a long time without pay, or at most, with very little pay. I do not like this punishment of withholding pay—it falls so very hard upon poor families.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)

    The corporate grip on opinion in the United States is one of the wonders of the Western World. No First World country has ever managed to eliminate so entirely from its media all objectivity—much less dissent.
    Gore Vidal (b. 1925)