Battle of Naseby, 1645
The English Civil War had been raging for three years when parliment's New Model Army faced King Charles I's main royalist army at Naseby, a small village in Northamptonshire. This was to be a decisive battle with just infantry and cavalry on both sides.
Battle of Waterloo, 1815
Determined to make himself master of Europe once again the French Emperor Napoleon returned from his exile on the island of Elba and marched with an army across France, but the battle of Waterloo was to become his final defeat.
Battle of Agincourt, 1415
The Battle of Agincourt was fought between the English and the French near the little village called Agincourt in the north of France.
Battle of Trafalgar
About the battle of Trafalgar, fought between the British fleet and the combined French and Spanish fleets off southern Spain in 1805.