About BattleFile

The Featured Battles

The Featured Battles are covered in more depth than the Battle Files. Each one is split into standard sections and then subsections.

An introduction to the war in which the battle was fought and any other information relevant to the context of the battle
A description of the events leading up to the day of the battle, including any preliminary engagements
A detailed account of the battle itself, from initial dispositions of troops through to the final actions
A discussion of the immediate results of the battle and its historical significance
Weapons and Tactics
An overview of the arms, armour and tactical and strategic thinking that was employed during the battle
Short biographies of the generals who played a significant part in the outcome of the battle