Translate this Page

Welcome to Clash of Steel

"a website devoted to Military History, including an on-line database of military engagements and images from wars throughout history."

What is Clash of Steel?

This is an on-going, collaborative military history project and is constantly expanding. Click here for more information

We invite you to contribute articles or missing information that you feel should be covered. Click here to find out more or contact the Adjutant.


French AMX 10 Light TankFeatured image : French AMX 10 Light Tank


An AMX 10 Light Tank of the French Foreign Legion, probably the 1st REC, as part of the Coalition forces against the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait. Note that this useful item of light armour is wheeled, rather than tracked for speed and durability on roa...

Gallery updated : 11th Jun 2012


Featured battle : Bayonne sortie (14 April 1814)

The Allies had been besieging Bayonne since the 23rd February. .General Hope's Corps [ two British Divisions and two independent brigades] was detached from the main army to besiege the town. Soult had left General Thouvenot in command of 14,000 troo...

Database updated : 10th Oct 2013

<Click here to search for more battles>


Battle of the Day

Click here to have our totally free, Battles of the Day sent direct to your inbox on their anniversaries.

<Click here to show which battles you could have received today>


Search the site :