September 11 – Prince Eugen of Savoy crushes the Turks at Zenta

Although his men had already done a forced march of over ten hours that day, Eugen gave the order to advance and then galloped ahead to see the scene at first hand. He spotted how, just above the bridge on the near side of the river, the water was shallow with a sandbank leading up … Continue reading September 11 – Prince Eugen of Savoy crushes the Turks at Zenta