The Battle of Chesma on the 5th July 1770

Date

18th century

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Description

The naval Battle of Chesme was fought in the Chesme Bay between the fleets of the Ottoman and Russian Empires. The battle was a decisive Russian victory.

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Location

Çeşme, İzmir, Turkey

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