War o the Paceefic

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War o the Paceefic
Map of the War of the Pacific.en2.svg
Cairt shawin chynges o territory due tae the War o the Paceefic. Umwhile cairts (1879) shaw different lines o the border atween Bolivie-Peru an Bolivie-Argentinae.
Date Aprile 5, 1879 – October 20, 1883 (Chile-Peru Peace) Bolivia-Chile airmistice in 1884; peace wi Bolivie signed October 20, 1904
Location Peru an Bolivie in Paceefic coast o Sooth Americae
Result Chilean victory.
Territorial
changes
Belligerents
Bolivie Bolivie
Peru Peru
Chile Chile
Commanders an leaders

Preses o Bolivie
H.Daza (1876–1879)
P.J.D. de Guerra (1879)
N.Campero (1879–1884)

Preses o Peru
M.I.Prado (1876–1879)
L.La Puerta de M. (1879)
N. de Piérola (1879–1881)
F.García C. (1881)
L.Montero F. (1881–1883)

M.Iglesias (1882–1885)

Preses o Chile
A.Pinto (1876–1881)

D.Santa María (1881–1886)
Strenth

1879 (prewar)
Bolivie Airmy: 1,687[1] men
Peruvian Airmy: 5,557[2] men
Peruvian Navy:
4 airnclads,
7 Wooden ships
2 Torpedo boats[3]
(Bolivie haed no Navy)
1880
(Bolivie nae militarily active[4]) Peruvian Airmy:
25-35,000 men
(Airmy o Lima)[5]

Peruvian Navy:
3 airnclads,
7 Widden ships
2 Torpedo boats[3]

1879 (prewar)
Chilean Airmy: 2,440,[6] men

Chilean Navy:
2 airnclads,
9 Widden ships
4 Torpedo boats[3]

1880
Chilean Airmy:
27,000 Ante Lima
8,000 Occupation Truips.
6,000 Mainland[7]

Chilean Navy:
3 airnclads,
8 Widden ships
10 Torpedo boats[3]
Casualties an losses
Killed:
12,934-18,213[8]
Woondit:
7,891-7,896[8]
Killed in action an Woondit:
4,367-10,467[8]
Killed:
2,425-2,791[9]
Woondit:
6,247-7,193[9]

The War o the Paceefic (Spaingie: Guerra del Pacífico), teuk place frae 1879 tae 1883, wi Bolivie an Peru on ane side an Chile on the ither. The war endit wi a Chilean victory, which gained a signeeficant amoont o laund frae Peru an Bolivie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Sater 2007, p. 51 Table 2
  2. Sater 2007, p. 45 Table 1
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Sater 2007, pp. 113–4 Table 6
  4. Sater 2007, p. 74
  5. Sater 2007, p. 274
  6. Sater 2007, p. 58 Table 3
  7. Sater 2007, p. 263
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Sater, pp. 349 Table 23.
  9. 9.0 9.1 Sater, pp. 348 Table 22. The stateestics on battlefield daiths are inaccurate acause thay dinna provide follae up information on thir wha subsequently died o thair woonds.

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