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Alexey Bogolyubov - The Battle of Athos 1807 - 1853
This picture was made in 1853. Picture illustrate the main navy battle of Russo-Turkish war 1806-1812 - The Battle of Athos.
The naval Battle of Mount Athos (also known as the Battle of Monte Sancto and the Battle of Lemnos) took place from 19–22 June 1807 and was a key naval battle of the Russo-Turkish War (1806–12, part of the Napoleonic Wars). It was fought a month after Battle of the Dardanelles.
As a result of the battle, the Ottoman Empire lost a combat-capable fleet for more than a decade and signed an armistice with Russia on 12 August.

Alexey Bogolyubov - The Battle of Athos 1807 - 1853

This picture was made in 1853. Picture illustrate the main navy battle of Russo-Turkish war 1806-1812 - The Battle of Athos.

The naval Battle of Mount Athos (also known as the Battle of Monte Sancto and the Battle of Lemnos) took place from 19–22 June 1807 and was a key naval battle of the Russo-Turkish War (1806–12, part of the Napoleonic Wars). It was fought a month after Battle of the Dardanelles.

As a result of the battle, the Ottoman Empire lost a combat-capable fleet for more than a decade and signed an armistice with Russia on 12 August.

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