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'Britain' (or the UK) means after 1707.
In which battle, also known as the Battle of the Nile, did Nelson defeat the French in 1798?
In which Dutch city did the British and allied forces try to sieze a bridge initially by paratroops in 1944?
In which battle did the Charge of the Light Brigade occur in 1854?
In which 1940 battle did the RAF defeat the German Luftwaffe?
King George II was the last British monarch to lead an army into which battle of 1743?
Bernard Montgomery won which 1942 battle in North Africa ending the Axis threat to Egypt and the Suez Canal?
At which 1951 battle in the Korean War did the outnumbered and surrounded Gloucestershire Regiment hold out against the Chinese?
In which battle against the Zulu were over 1,300 British and Colonial troops killed in 1879?
During the retreat from which city was General George Elphinstone's army destroyed in 1842?
Field Marshal Frederick Roberts led his troops 300 miles to relieve the besieged garrison of which city in 1880?
At which 1944 battle in India was the 'Tennis Court Battle' against the Japanese fought?
Major-General Charles Gordon was killed during the siege of which city in 1885?
Which besieged city was relieved by Redvers Buller in 1900 during the 2nd Boer War?
The British under General John Keane were defeated in 1815 at which final battle of the War of 1812?
Winston Churchill took part in which 1898 battle in the Sudan against the Mahdi?
Which WWI battle is also known as the Third Battle of Ypres?
In which battle of 1759 did James Wolfe capture Quebec?
In which battle of 1757 did Robert Clive defeat the Nawab of Bengal and his French allies?
In which battle of 1759 did Admiral Edward Hawke defeat the French and prevent an invasion of England?
Admiral George Rodney defeated the French attempt to capture Jamaica in which 1782 battle?
Which battle of 1942 did Churchill describe as the 'worst disaster' in British military history?
In which battle of 1916 did the British Army suffer the worst day in its history, sustaining nearly 60,000 casualties?
Which high point and mountain near Stanley was captured by British forces on 13-14 June 1982 during the Falklands War?
In which battle in Belgium 1815 did the Duke of Wellington defeat Napoleon?
General Charles Cornwallis surrendered where in 1781, effectively ending the American Revolution?
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