The Battle Of The Alma (20 September 1854), Which Is Usually Considered The Firs ...
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Description: The Battle of the Alma (20 September 1854), which is usually considered the first battle of the Crimean War and took place just south of the River Alma in the Crimea. An Anglo-French force under Jacques Leroy de Saint Arnaud and FitzRoy Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan defeated General Aleksandr Sergeyevich Menshikov’s Russian army, which lost around 6,000 troops.