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Battle of Shumshu

Battle of Shumshu

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Shumshu, the Soviet invasion of Shumshu in the Kuril Islands, was the first stage of the Soviet invasion of the Kuril Islands in August–September 1945 during World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Shumshu
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0r8n5xq
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 437.55
Battle of Stalingrad

Battle of Stalingrad

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Stalingrad was the largest confrontation of World War II, in which Germany and its allies fought the Soviet Union for control of the city of Stalingrad in Southern Russia.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Stalingrad
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01cr3
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 87.70
Battle of the Bulge

Battle of the Bulge

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of the Bulge was the last major German offensive campaign on the Western Front during World War II. It was launched through the densely forested Ardennes region of Wallonia in eastern Belgium, northeast France, and Luxembourg, towards the end of World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Bulge
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0fx4r
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 79.55
Battle of Britain

Battle of Britain

War

  • Desc: The Battle of Britain was a military campaign of the Second World War, in which the Royal Air Force defended the United Kingdom against large-scale attacks by Nazi Germany's air force, the Luftwaffe.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Britain
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0fwxz
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 75.77
Battle of the Atlantic

Battle of the Atlantic

War

  • Desc: The Battle of the Atlantic was the longest continuous military campaign in World War II, running from 1939 to the defeat of Germany in 1945. It was a major part of the Naval history of World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Atlantic
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0fv96
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 73.30
Battle of Midway

Battle of Midway

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Midway was a decisive naval battle in the Pacific Theater of World War II which occurred between 4 and 7 June 1942, only six months after Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor and one month after the Battle of the Coral Sea.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Midway
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gc4b
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 71.79
Battle of Berlin

Battle of Berlin

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Berlin, designated the Berlin Strategic Offensive Operation by the Soviet Union, and also known as the Fall of Berlin, was the final major offensive of the European theatre of World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Berlin
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01qlj2
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 70.96
Battle of Monte Cassino

Battle of Monte Cassino

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Monte Cassino was a costly series of four assaults by the Allies against the Winter Line in Italy held by Axis forces during the Italian Campaign of World War II. The intention was a breakthrough to Rome.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Monte_Cassino
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/081w0
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 68.25
Battle of Okinawa

Battle of Okinawa

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Okinawa, codenamed Operation Iceberg, was a major battle of the Pacific War fought on the island of Okinawa by United States Marine and Army forces against the Imperial Japanese Army.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Okinawa
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01ksp
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 65.51
Battle of Kursk

Battle of Kursk

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Kursk was a Second World War engagement between German and Soviet forces on the Eastern Front near Kursk in the Soviet Union, during July and August 1943.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kursk
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/081xx
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 61.82
Battle of Manila

Battle of Manila

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Manila was a major battle of the Philippine campaign of 1944-45, during the Second World War. It was fought by American and Filipino forces against Japanese troops in Manila, the capital city of the Philippines.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Manila_(1945)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/07fgy1
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 60.05
Battle of Moscow

Battle of Moscow

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Moscow was a military campaign that consisted of two periods of strategically significant fighting on a 600 km sector of the Eastern Front during World War II. It took place between October 1941 and January 1942.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Moscow
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02rhdg
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 59.43
Guadalcanal Campaign

Guadalcanal Campaign

Battle

  • Desc: The Guadalcanal Campaign, also known as the Battle of Guadalcanal and codenamed Operation Watchtower by American forces, was a military campaign fought between 7 August 1942 and 9 February 1943 on and around the island of Guadalcanal in the Pacific theater of World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guadalcanal_Campaign
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gbks
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 52.23
Operation Overlord

Operation Overlord

Battle

  • Desc: Operation Overlord was the codename for the Battle of Normandy, the Allied operation that launched the successful invasion of German-occupied Western Europe during World War II. The operation was launched on 6 June 1944 with the Normandy landings.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Overlord
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0ch1lys
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 51.86
Second Battle of El Alamein

Second Battle of El Alamein

Battle

  • Desc: The Second Battle of El Alamein was a battle of the Second World War that took place near the Egyptian railway halt of El Alamein. With the Allies victorious, it was the watershed of the Western Desert Campaign. The First Battle of El Alamein had prevented the Axis from advancing further into Egypt.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_El_Alamein
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/07b2d
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 50.71
Battle of Iwo Jima

Battle of Iwo Jima

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Iwo Jima was a major battle in which the United States Marine Corps landed on and eventually captured the island of Iwo Jima from the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Iwo_Jima
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gbl7
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 49.78
Battle of Crete

Battle of Crete

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Crete was fought during the Second World War on the Greek island of Crete. It began on the morning of 20 May 1941, when Nazi Germany began an airborne invasion of Crete.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Crete
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0137_c
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 48.12
Battle of Anzio

Battle of Anzio

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Anzio was a battle of the Italian Campaign of World War II that took place from January 22, 1944 to June 5, 1944. The operation was opposed by German forces in the area of Anzio and Nettuno. The operation was initially commanded by Major General John P. Lucas, of the U.S. Army, commanding U.S. VI Corps with the intention being to outflank German forces at the Winter Line and enable an attack on Rome.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Anzio
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01c86r
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 46.14
Battles of Narvik

Battles of Narvik

Battle

  • Desc: The Battles of Narvik were fought from 9 April to 8 June 1940 as a naval battle in the Ofotfjord and as a land battle in the mountains surrounding the north Norwegian city of Narvik as part of the Norwegian Campaign of the Second World War.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battles_of_Narvik
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0247ls
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 43.79
Philippines Campaign

Philippines Campaign

Battle

Naval Battle of Guadalcanal

Naval Battle of Guadalcanal

Battle

  • Desc: The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, sometimes referred to as the Third and Fourth Battles of Savo Island, the Battle of the Solomons, the Battle of Friday the 13th, or, in Japanese sources, the Third Battle of the Solomon Sea, took place from 12–15 November 1942, and was the decisive engagement in a series of naval battles between Allied and Imperial Japanese forces during the months-long Guadalcanal Campaign in the Solomon Islands during World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naval_Battle_of_Guadalcanal
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/024c4s
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 42.11
First Battle of El Alamein

First Battle of El Alamein

Battle

  • Desc: The First Battle of El Alamein was a battle of the Western Desert Campaign of the Second World War, fought in Egypt between Axis forces of the Panzer Army Africa and Allied forces of the Eighth Army.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_El_Alamein
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/033np
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 41.98
Battle of France

Battle of France

Battle

Battle of Kiev

Battle of Kiev

Battle

  • Desc: The First Battle of Kiev was the German name for the operation that resulted in a very large encirclement of Soviet troops in the vicinity of Kiev during World War II. This encirclement is considered the largest encirclement in the history of warfare.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kiev_(1941)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/04dqjk
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 41.30
Battle of Sedan

Battle of Sedan

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Sedan or Second Battle of Sedan was a Second World War battle fought during the French Campaign. The battle was part of the German Wehrmacht's operational plan codenamed Fall Gelb for an offensive through the hilly and heavily forested Ardennes, to encircle the Allied armies in Belgium and north-eastern France.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Sedan_(1940)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/065_621
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 40.15
Siege of Sevastopol

Siege of Sevastopol

Siege

Battle of the Dnieper

Battle of the Dnieper

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of the Dnieper was a military campaign that took place in 1943 on the Eastern Front of World War II. It was one of the largest operations in World War II, involving almost 4,000,000 troops stretched on a 1,400 kilometres long front.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Dnieper
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0cqqp7
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 39.03
Battle of Gazala

Battle of Gazala

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Gazala was fought during the Western Desert Campaign of the Second World War, west of the port of Tobruk in Libya, from 26 May to 21 June 1942. Axis troops of the Panzerarmee Afrika consisted of German and Italian units. Allied forces were mainly British, Indian, South African and Free French.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Gazala
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0433bn
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 38.63
Battle of Singapore

Battle of Singapore

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Singapore, also known as the Fall of Singapore, was fought in the South-East Asian theatre of World War II when the Empire of Japan invaded the British stronghold of Singapore—nicknamed the "Gibraltar of the East".
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Singapore
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/046jtf
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 38.05
Battle of Hong Kong

Battle of Hong Kong

Battle

Falaise Pocket

Falaise Pocket

Battle

Shumshu

Shumshu

Island in Russia

  • Desc: Shumshu is the second-northernmost island of the Kuril Islands chain, which divides the Sea of Okhotsk from the northwest Pacific Ocean. The name of the island is derived from the Ainu language, meaning "good island".
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shumshu
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0d765w
  • Type: Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 36.02
Battle for Caen

Battle for Caen

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle for Caen is the name for the fighting between the British Second Army and German Panzergruppe West in the Second World War for control of the city of Caen and vicinity, during the Battle of Normandy.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_for_Caen
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/099b1s
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 34.91
Battle of the Coral Sea

Battle of the Coral Sea

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of the Coral Sea, fought from 4 to 8 May 1942, was a major naval battle between the Imperial Japanese Navy and naval and air forces from the United States and Australia, taking place in the Pacific Theatre of World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Coral_Sea
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gs3z
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 34.70
Battle of Bataan

Battle of Bataan

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Bataan represented the most intense phase of Imperial Japan's invasion of the Philippines during World War II. In January 1942, forces of the Imperial Japanese Army and Navy invaded Luzon along with several islands in the Philippine Archipelago after the bombing of the American naval base at Pearl Harbor.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Bataan
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/05gqmq
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 33.67
Liberation of Paris

Liberation of Paris

War

  • Desc: The Liberation of Paris was a military action that took place during World War II from 19 August 1944 until the German garrison surrendered the French capital on 25 August 1944.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liberation_of_Paris
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/037g_b
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 33.22
Battle of Greece

Battle of Greece

Battle

Battle of Peleliu

Battle of Peleliu

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Peleliu, codenamed Operation Stalemate II by the United States military, was fought between the U.S. and Japan during the Mariana and Palau Campaign of World War II, from September to November 1944, on the island of Peleliu. U.S.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Peleliu
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01cqn
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 32.78
Battle of Kasserine Pass

Battle of Kasserine Pass

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Kasserine Pass was a battle of the Tunisia Campaign of World War II that took place in February 1943. Kasserine Pass is a 2-mile-wide gap in the Grand Dorsal chain of the Atlas Mountains in west central Tunisia.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kasserine_Pass
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01vpkf
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 32.70
Siege of Leningrad

Siege of Leningrad

Siege

  • Desc: The Siege of Leningrad was a prolonged military blockade undertaken from the south by the Army Group North of Nazi Germany and the Finnish Army in the north, against Leningrad, historically and currently known as Saint Petersburg, in the Eastern Front theatre of World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siege_of_Leningrad
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01w88x
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 32.23
Battle of Belgium

Battle of Belgium

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Belgium or Belgian Campaign, often referred to within Belgium as the 18 Days' Campaign, formed part of the greater Battle of France, an offensive campaign by Germany during the Second World War.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Belgium
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/064nrjx
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 32.16
Battle of the Scheldt

Battle of the Scheldt

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of the Scheldt in World War II was a series of military operations by Canadian, British and Polish formations to open up the shipping route to Antwerp so that its port could be used to supply the Allies in north-west Europe.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Scheldt
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0613_l
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 32.09
Battle of Smolensk

Battle of Smolensk

Battle

Battle of Changsha

Battle of Changsha

Battle

Battle of Sagami Bay

Battle

Tunisian Campaign

Tunisian Campaign

Battle

Battle in Berlin

Battle in Berlin

Battle

  • Desc: The battle in Berlin was an end phase of the Battle of Berlin. While the Battle of Berlin encompassed the attack by three Soviet Army Groups to capture not only Berlin but the territory of Germany east of the River Elbe still under German control, the battle in Berlin details the fighting and German capitulation that took place within the city.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_in_Berlin
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02q0sdh
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 31.38
Mariana and Palau Islands campaign

Mariana and Palau Islands campaign

Battle

  • Desc: The Mariana and Palau Islands campaign, also known as Operation Forager, was an offensive launched by United States forces against Imperial Japanese forces in the Mariana Islands and Palau in the Pacific Ocean between June and November, 1944 during the Pacific War.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mariana_and_Palau_Islands_campaign
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01hftc
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 31.10
Battle of the Netherlands

Battle of the Netherlands

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of the Netherlands was a military campaign part of Case Yellow, the German invasion of the Low Countries and France during World War II. The battle lasted from 10 May 1940 until the surrender of the main Dutch forces on 14 May.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Netherlands
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/08vbnl
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 30.89
Baransky

Baransky

Stratovolcano

  • Desc: Baransky is a stratovolcano located in the central part of Iturup Island, Kuril Islands, Russia. The volcano is named after Nikolay Baransky, Soviet economic geographer.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baransky
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gtrk6
  • Type: Volcano, TouristAttraction, Place, Mountain, Thing
  • Result Score: 30.08
Battle of the Tenaru

Battle of the Tenaru

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of the Tenaru, sometimes called the Battle of the Ilu River or the Battle of Alligator Creek, was a land battle between the Imperial Japanese Army and Allied ground forces that took place on August 21, 1942 on the island of Guadalcanal during the Pacific campaign of World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Tenaru
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gs1md
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 29.62
Battle of Gembloux

Battle of Gembloux

Battle

  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/09rsljw
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 29.53
Warsaw Uprising

Warsaw Uprising

War

  • Desc: The Warsaw Uprising was a major World War II operation, in the summer of 1944, by the Polish underground resistance, led by the Home Army, to liberate Warsaw from German occupation.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warsaw_Uprising
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/021349
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 29.23
Attack on Pearl Harbor

Attack on Pearl Harbor

Military strike

  • Desc: The attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise military strike by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii Territory, on the morning of December 7, 1941.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Attack_on_Pearl_Harbor
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gc1_
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 29.07

Pacific Ocean theater of World War II

War

  • Desc: The Pacific Ocean theater, during World War II, was a major theater of the war between the Allies and the Empire of Japan. It was defined by the Allied powers' Pacific Ocean Area command, which included most of the Pacific Ocean and its islands, while mainland Asia was excluded, as were the Philippines, the Dutch East Indies, Borneo, Australia, most of the Territory of New Guinea and the western part of the Solomon Islands.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pacific_Ocean_theater_of_World_War_II
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/025y5nk
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 28.39
Battle of Ortona

Battle of Ortona

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Ortona was a battle fought between two battalions of elite German Fallschirmjäger from the German 1st Parachute Division under Generalleutnant Richard Heidrich, and assaulting Canadian troops from the Canadian 1st Infantry Division under Major General Chris Vokes, most of whom were fresh recruits whose first taste of combat was during the Invasion of Sicily.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Ortona
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/044tf6
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 28.37
Battle of the Korsun–Cherkassy Pocket

Battle of the Korsun–Cherkassy Pocket

Battle

Battle of Tannenberg Line

Battle of Tannenberg Line

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Tannenberg Line or the Battle of the Blue Hills was a military engagement between the German Army Detachment Narwa and the Soviet Leningrad Front. They fought for the strategically important Narva Isthmus from 25 July–10 August 1944. The battle was fought on the Eastern Front during World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Tannenberg_Line
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0673b3
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 27.86
Battle of Savo Island

Battle of Savo Island

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Savo Island, also known as the First Battle of Savo Island and, in Japanese sources, as the First Battle of the Solomon Sea, and colloquially among Allied Guadalcanal veterans as The Battle of the Five Sitting Ducks, was a naval battle of the Pacific Campaign of World War II between the Imperial Japanese Navy and Allied naval forces.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Savo_Island
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02g67k
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 27.35
Longues-sur-Mer battery

Longues-sur-Mer battery

Historical landmark in Longues-sur-Mer, France

  • Desc: The Longues-sur-Mer battery was a World War II artillery battery constructed by the Wehrmacht near the French village of Longues-sur-Mer in Normandy. It formed a part of Germany's Atlantic Wall coastal fortifications. The battery was completed by April 1944.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Longues-sur-Mer_battery
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/04jg7qr
  • Type: TouristAttraction, Thing, Place
  • Result Score: 26.97
Battle of Narva

Battle of Narva

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Narva was a military campaign between the German Army Detachment "Narwa" and the Soviet Leningrad Front fought for possession of the strategically important Narva Isthmus on 2 February – 10 August 1944 during World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Narva_(1944)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/06736f
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 26.80
Battle of Changsha

Battle of Changsha

Battle

  • Desc: The First Battle of Changsha was the first of four attempts by Japan to take the city of Changsha, Hunan, during the second Sino-Japanese War. It was the first major battle of the war to fall within the time frame of what is widely considered World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Changsha_(1939)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02wpt0
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 26.53
Battle of Meiktila and Mandalay

Battle of Meiktila and Mandalay

Battle

Battle of the Java Sea

Battle of the Java Sea

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of the Java Sea was a decisive naval battle of the Pacific campaign of World War II. Allied navies suffered a disastrous defeat at the hand of the Imperial Japanese Navy, on 27 February 1942, and in secondary actions over successive days.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Java_Sea
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02fz33
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 26.35
Malayan Campaign

Malayan Campaign

Battle

Syrmian Front

Syrmian Front

War

  • Desc: The Syrmian Front was an Axis line of defense during World War II. It was established as part of the Eastern Front in late October 1944 in Syrmia and east Slavonia, northwest of Belgrade.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syrmian_Front
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/05zlgfj
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 25.44
Invasion of the Kuril Islands

Invasion of the Kuril Islands

War

Battle of Romania

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Romania in World War II comprised several operations in or around Romania in 1944, as part of the Eastern Front, in which the Soviet Army defeated Axis forces in the area, Romania changed sides, and Soviet and Romanian forces drove the Germans back into Hungary.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Romania
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/09gg33j
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 25.31
Battle of Prokhorovka

Battle of Prokhorovka

Battle

Battle of Saumur

Battle of Saumur

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Saumur occurred during the last stages of the Battle of France during World War II, when officer cadets from the Cavalry School at Saumur, led by superintendent Colonel Michon, made a defensive stand along the Loire River at Saumur and Gennes.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Saumur_(1940)
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02pvfkd
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 24.60
Battle of Changsha

Battle of Changsha

Battle

Burma Campaign

Burma Campaign

Battle

  • Desc: The Burma Campaign was a series of battles fought in the British colony of Burma, South-East Asian theatre of World War II, primarily between the forces of the British Empire and China, with support from the United States, against the invading forces of Imperial Japan, Thailand, and the Indian National Army.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burma_Campaign
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02y6s1
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 24.26

Asiatic-Pacific Theater

War

  • Desc: The Asiatic-Pacific Theater, was the theater of operations of U.S. forces during World War II in the Pacific War during 1941–45. From mid-1942 until the end of the war in 1945, there were two U.S. operational commands in the Pacific.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asiatic-Pacific_Theater
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0183dy
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 24.26
Battle of Imphal

Battle of Imphal

Battle

Invasion of Poland

Invasion of Poland

Invasion

  • Desc: The Invasion of Poland, known in Poland as the September Campaign or the 1939 Defensive War, and in Germany as the Poland Campaign or Fall Weiss, was a joint invasion of Poland by Germany, the Soviet Union, the Free City of Danzig, and a small Slovak contingent that marked the beginning of World War II.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invasion_of_Poland
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/01sz70
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 23.97
Battle of Kohima

Battle of Kohima

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Kohima was the turning point of the Japanese U Go offensive into India in 1944 during the Second World War. The battle was fought in three stages from 4 April to 22 June 1944 around the town of Kohima in Nagaland in northeast India.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Kohima
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/03y9pc
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 23.76
Capture of Kufra

Capture of Kufra

Battle

  • Desc: The Capture of Kufra/Prise de Koufra was part of the Allied Western Desert Campaign during the Second World War. Kufra is a basin and oasis group in the Kufra District of south-eastern Cyrenaica in the Libyan Desert.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capture_of_Kufra
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/03ch9_x
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 23.46
Battle of Thermopylae

Battle of Thermopylae

Battle

Siege of Budapest

Siege of Budapest

Siege

Battle of Collecchio

Battle of Collecchio

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Collecchio-Fornovo was a World War II battle between the 1st Brazilian Expeditionary Division, along with Italian partisans and units from the American 1st Amored and 92nd Infantry Divisions, against the Wehrmacht's 148th Reserve, 90th Panzergrenadier Divisions and the fascist National Republican Army's 1st Bersaglieri "Italia" and the 4th Mountain "Monte Rosa" Divisions.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Collecchio
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0k8xp71
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 23.36
Vienna Offensive

Vienna Offensive

Siege

  • Desc: The Vienna Offensive was launched by the Soviet 2nd and 3rd Ukrainian Fronts in order to capture Vienna, Austria during World War II. The offensive lasted from 2 April to 13 April 1945. The city of Vienna was surrounded and under siege for most of the offensive until its capture.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vienna_Offensive
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02pgygn
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 23.19
Operation Cottage

Operation Cottage

Incident

  • Desc: Operation Cottage was a tactical maneuver which completed the Aleutian Islands campaign. On August 15, 1943, Allied military forces landed on Kiska Island, which had been occupied by Japanese forces since June 1942.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Cottage
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/026v4h8
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 23.18
Battle for Brest

Battle for Brest

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle for Brest was fought on the Western Front during World War II. Part of the Allied plan for the invasion of mainland Europe called for the capture of port facilities, in order to ensure the timely delivery of the enormous amount of war materiel required to supply the invading Allied forces.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_for_Brest
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0dm3h8
  • Type: Thing, Event
  • Result Score: 23.17
Battle of Bréville

Battle of Bréville

Battle

  • Desc: The Battle of Bréville was fought by the British 6th Airborne Division and the German 346th Infantry Division, between 8 and 13 June 1944, during the early phases of the invasion of Normandy in the Second World War.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Br%C3%A9ville
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/0gxzkb5
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 23.15
Gothic Line

Gothic Line

War

  • Desc: The Gothic Line was a German defensive line of the Italian Campaign of World War II. It formed Field Marshal Albert Kesselring's last major line of defence along the summits of the northern part of the Apennine Mountains during the fighting retreat of the German forces in Italy against the Allied Armies in Italy, commanded by General Sir Harold Alexander.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gothic_Line
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/02l742
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 23.04
Anglo-Iraqi War

Anglo-Iraqi War

War

  • Desc: The Anglo–Iraqi War was a British military campaign against the government of Rashid Ali which had seized power in the Kingdom of Iraq during the Second World War.
  • Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglo-Iraqi_War
  • Knowledge graph id: kg:/m/05f9r7
  • Type: Event, Thing
  • Result Score: 22.98
Battle of Rzhev, Summer 1942

Battle of Rzhev, Summer 1942

Battle

Battle Of Shumshu

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