List of Chinese battles


List of Chinese battles

The following is a list of Chinese wars and battles, organized by date. The list is not exhaustive.

Contents

Ancient China

Imperial China

Qin Dynasty (221 BC–207 BC)

  • 214 BC - Qin Campaign against Southern China Territories

Chu-Han War (206-202 BC)

  • 205 BC - Battle of Pengcheng

Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)

Three Kingdoms (220-280 AD)

Jin Dynasty (265-420), the Southern Dynasties (420-587), the Sixteen Kingdoms (304-439) and the Northern Dynasties (386-581)

Sui Dynasty (581-618)

  • 598-614 - Goguryeo-Sui Wars
  • 617 - Battle of Huoyi

Tang Dynasty (618-917)

  • 781 - Battle of Henshui
  • 817 - Conquest of western Huai River
  • 874-884 - Huang Chao Rebellion

Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms Period (907-960)

  • 923 - Conquest of Later Liang by Later Tang
  • 925 - Conquest of Former Shu by Later Tang
  • 936 - Conquest of Later Tang by Later Jin
  • 945 - Battle of Ting-Hsien

Song Dynasty (960-1279)

  • 964 - Conquest of Later Shu by Song
  • 970 - Conquest of Southern Han by Song
  • 974 - Conquest of Southern Tang by Song
  • 979 - Conquest of Northern Han by Song
  • 1048 - Battle of Pei-Chou
  • 1129-1141 - Yue Fei's campaign against Jin

Liao Dynasty(907-1125)

Liao Dynasty-Song Dynasty War

Liao Dynasty-Jin Dynasty War (1114-1125)

  • 1114 - Battle of True ho dian

Jin Dynasty (1115–1234)

Mongol-Jin Dynasty War (1211-1234)

  • 1211 - Badger's Mount Campaign
  • 1231 - Battle of three peaks mount

Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368)

  • 1359 - Red Turbans invasions of Korea
  • 1360 - Battle of Yingtian

Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)

Qing Dynasty (1644-1912)

  • 1652-1689 - Russian-Manchu border conflicts
  • 1690-1757 Oirat-Manchu war
  • First Opium War (1839-1842)
    • 1839 - Battle of Kowloon
    • 1839 - First Battle of Chuenpee
    • 1840 - Capture of Chusan
    • 1840 - Battle of the Barrier
    • 1841 - Second Battle of Chuenpee
    • 1841 - Battle of the Bogue
    • 1841 - Battle of First Bar
    • 1841 - Battle of Whampoa
    • 1841 - Battle of Canton
    • 1841 - Battle of Amoy
    • 1841 - Capture of Chusan (1841)
    • 1841 - Battle of Chinhai
    • 1842 - Battle of Ningpo
    • 1842 - Battle of Tsekee
    • 1842 - Battle of Chapoo
    • 1842 - Battle of Woosung
    • 1842 - Battle of Chinkiang
  • Dungan revolt (1862-1877)
    • 1870 - Battle of Ürümqi (1870)
  • Nien Rebellion (1864-1869)
    • 1865 - Battle of Gaolozai
    • 1867 - Battle of inlon river
    • 1867 - Battle of Ganyu
    • 1867 - Determined battle of Shouguang
  • Second Opium War (1856-1860)
    • 1856 - Pearl River Forts
    • 1857 - Fatshan Creek
    • 1858 - First Battle of Taku Forts
    • 1859 - Second Battle of Taku Forts
    • 1860 - Third Battle of Taku Forts
    • 1860 - Battle of Palikao

Modern China

Sino-Tibetan War

  • 1932 Qinghai – Tibet War

Kuomintang Pacification of Qinghai

  • Kuomintang Pacification of Qinghai
  • 1929 - Battle of Xiahe

Kumul Rebellion (1930-1934)

  • 1933 Kizil massacre
  • 1933 Battle of Aksu
  • 1933 Battle of Sekes Tash
  • 1933 Battle of Kashgar (1933)
  • 1933 First Battle of Urumqi (1933)
  • 1933 Battle of Toksun
  • 1934 Second Battle of Urumqi (1933–34)
  • 1934 Battle of Kashgar (1934)
  • 1934 Battle of Yangi Hissar
  • 1934 Battle of Yarkand
  • 1934 Charkhlik Revolt

Soviet Invasion of Xinjiang 1934

  • 1934 Battle of Tutung
  • 1934 Battle of Dawan Cheng

First Stage of the Chinese Civil War (1927-1936)

Second Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945)

Ili Rebellion (1946-1949)

  • 1946-1948 Pei-ta-shan Incident

Second Stage of the Chinese Civil War (1945-1949), post-World War II era

Conflicts in the Chinese Civil War in the post-World War II era are listed chronologically by the starting dates.

1945

  • July 21, 1945 – August 8, 1945 — Yetaishan Campaign

3rd Quarter of 1945

  • August 13, 1945 – August 19, 1945 — Southern Jiangsu Campaign
  • August 13, 1945 – August 16, 1945 — Counteroffensive in Eastern Hubei
  • August 15, 1945 – August 23, 1945 — Battle of Baoying
  • August 16, 1945 – August 19, 1945 — Battle of Yongjiazhen
  • August 17, 1945 – August 27, 1945 — Battle of Tianmen
  • August 17, 1945 – August 25, 1945 — Pingyu Campaign
  • August 17, 1945 – September 11, 1945 — Linyi Campaign
  • August 21, 1945 – August 28, 1945 — Battle of wudahao
  • August 24, 1945 – August 24, 1945 — Battle of Wuhe
  • August 26, 1945 – August 27, 1945 — Battle of Yinji
  • August 26, 1945 – September 22, 1945 — Huaiyin-Huai'an Campaign
  • August 29, 1945 – September 1, 1945 — Xinghua Campaign
  • September 1, 1945 – September 13, 1945 — Battle of Dazhongji
  • September 4, 1945 – September 5, 1945 — Battle of Lingbi
  • September 5, 1945 – September 8, 1945 — Zhucheng Campaign
  • September 5, 1945 – September 22, 1945 — Shanghe Campaign
  • September 6, 1945 – September 9, 1945 — Battle of Lishi
  • September 7, 1945 – September 10, 1945 — Pingdu Campaign
  • September 8, 1945 – September 12, 1945 — Taixing Campaign
  • September 10, 1945 – October 12, 1945 — Shangdang Campaign
  • September 13, 1945 – September 17, 1945 — Wuli Campaign
  • September 18, 1945 – September 18, 1945 — Battle of Xiangshuikou
  • September 21, 1945 – September 21, 1945 — Battle of Rugao
  • September 29, 1945 – November 2, 1945 — Weixian-Guangling-Nuanquan Campaign

4th Quarter of 1945

  • October, 1945 – October, 1945 — Battle of Shicun
  • October 3, 1945 – November 10, 1945 — Yancheng Campaign
  • October 17, 1945 – December 14, 1945 — Tongbai Campaign
  • October 18, 1945 – October 18, 1945 — Battle of Houmajia
  • October 22, 1945 – November 2, 1945 — Handan Campaign
  • October 25, 1945 – November 16, 1945 — Battle of the Shanhai Pass
  • October 26, 1945 – October 30, 1945 — Campaign along the Datong-Puzhou Railway
  • November, 1945 – April, 1947 — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Northeast China
  • November 3, 1945 – November 4, 1945 — Battle of Jiehezhen
  • December 19, 1945 – December 21, 1945 — Battle of Shaobo
  • December 19, 1945 – December 26, 1945 — Gaoyou-Shaobo Campaign
  • December 21, 1945 – December 30, 1945 — Battle of Tangtou-Guocun

1946

1st Quarter of 1946

  • January 19, 1946 – January 26, 1946 — Houma Campaign
  • March 15, 1946 – March 17, 1946 — Battle of Siping

2nd Quarter of 1946

3rd Quarter of 1946

  • July 31, 1946 – September 16, 1946 — Datong-Jining Campaign
  • August 14, 1946 – September 1, 1946 — Datong-Puzhou Campaign
  • August 21, 1946 – September 22, 1946 — Battle of Huaiyin-Huai'an
  • August 25, 1946 – August, 1946 — Battle of Rugao-Huangqiao
  • September 2, 1946 – September 8, 1946 — Dingtao Campaign
  • September 22, 1946 – September 24, 1946 — Linfen-Fushan Campaign

4th Quarter of 1946

  • October 10, 1946 – October 20, 1946 — Battle of Kalgan
  • November 10, 1946 – November 11, 1946 — Battle of Nanluo-Beiluo
  • November 22, 1946 – January 1, 1947 — Lüliang Campaign
  • December 17, 1946 – April 1, 1947 — Linjiang Campaign
  • December 31, 1946 – January 30, 1947 — Battle of Guanzhong
  • Pei-ta-shan Incident

1947

1st Quarter of 1947

2nd Quarter of 1947

3rd Quarter of 1947

4th Quarter of 1947

1948

1st Quarter of 1948

  • January 2, 1948 – January 7, 1948 — Gongzhutun Campaign
  • March 7, 1948 – May 18, 1948 — Linfen Campaign
  • March 11, 1948 – March 21, 1948 — Zhoucun-Zhangdian Campaign

2nd Quarter of 1948

3rd Quarter of 1948

4th Quarter of 1948

1949

1st Quarter of 1949

2nd Quarter of 1949

3rd Quarter of 1949

4th Quarter of 1949

  • October 25, 1949 – October 27, 1949 — Battle of Kuningtou
  • November, 1949 – July, 1953 — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Northwestern China
  • November 1, 1949 – November 28, 1949 — Campaign to the North of Nanchuan County
  • November 3, 1949 – November 5, 1949 — Battle of Denbu Island
  • November 17. 1949 – December 1, 1949 — Bobai Campaign
  • December 3, 1949 – December 26, 1949 — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Lianyang
  • December 6, 1949 – December 7, 1949 — Battle of Liangjiashui
  • December 7, 1949 – December 14, 1949 — Battle of Lianyang
  • December 17, 1949 – December 18, 1949 — Battle of Jianmenguan

1950

1st Quarter of 1950

  • January, 1950 – June, 1955 — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Wuping
  • January 15, 1950 – May 1951 — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Guangxi
  • January 19, 1950 – January 31, 1950 — Battle of Bamianshan
  • February, 1950 – December 1953 — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Southwestern China
  • February 4, 1950 – December, 1950 — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Longquan
  • February 14, 1950 – February 20, 1950 — Battle of Tianquan
  • March 3, 1950 – March 3, 1950 — Battle of Nan'ao Island
  • March 5, 1950 – May 1, 1950 — Landing Operation on Hainan Island
  • March 29, 1950 – May 7, 1950 — Battle of Yiwu

2nd Quarter of 1950

3rd Quarter of 1950

4th Quarter of 1950

1951

  • January 8, 1951 – February, 1951 — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Yaoshan
  • April 15, 1951 – September, 1951, — Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Western Guangxi

1952

1953

1955

1960

  • November 14, 1960 – February 9, 1961 — Campaign at the China-Burma Border

1950-1958

  • Kuomintang Islamic Insurgency in China (1950–1958)

Invasion of Tibet (1950)

Korean War (1950-1953)

Vietnam War (1959-1975)

Sino-Indian War (1962)

Sino-Soviet border conflict (1969)

Sino-Vietnamese War (1979)


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