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Encyclopedia > Battle of Kosovo (1915)
Battle of Kosovo
Part of Serbian Campaign (World War I)
Date 10 November 1915 - 4 December 1915
Location Kosovo
Result Decisive Bulgarian victory
Combatants
Bulgaria Serbia
Strength
1st Army, Northern Operations Group of 2nd Army Unknown
Casualties
Unknown 30,000 killed and woulded, 199 guns
Final defeat of Serbia

The battle of Kosovo occurred between 10 November 1915 and 4 December 1915. It began with the forcing of the South Morava by 1st Army and ended with the total defeat of the Serbs. Shortcut: WP:CU Marking articles for cleanup This page is undergoing a transition to an easier-to-maintain format. ... This Manual of Style has the simple purpose of making things easy to read by following a consistent format — it is a style guide. ... Combatants Austria-Hungary German Empire Bulgaria(1915-1918) Serbia Greece(1916-1918) Montenegro France(1916-1918) United Kingdom(1916-1918) Italy(1916-1918) Commanders August von Mackensen Oskar Potiorek Nikola Zhekov Radomir Putnik Nicholas I Maurice Sarrail Adolphe Guillaumat Franchet dEsperey George Milne Panagiotis Danglis The Serbian Campaign was... November 10 is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 51 days remaining. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... December 4 is the 338th day of the year (339th on leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... For other uses of the name Kosovo, see Kosovo (disambiguation). ... Anthem: Bože pravde (English: God of Justice) Capital (and largest city) Belgrade Serbian written with the Cyrillic alphabet1 Government Republic  - Prime Minister Vojislav KoÅ¡tunica  - President Boris Tadić Establishment    - Formation 814   - First Serbian Uprising 1804   - Internationally recognized July 13, 1878   - Kingdom of SCS created December 1, 1918   - SCG dissolved... November 10 is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 51 days remaining. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... December 4 is the 338th day of the year (339th on leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Serbs (Serbian: Срби or Srbi) are a South Slavic people who live mainly in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and, to a lesser extent, in Croatia. ...


The main blow was made by the 1st Army at the direction Niš-Priština. For 2 days, the soldiers seized Prokuplje and started chasing the enemy. The Serbs tried a desperate counter-attack towards Vranje and Kumanovo to join the Anglo-French troops but were again defeated. the 6th and 9th Infantry Divisions of 1st Army easily took Priština on 24 November. Then the whole Bulgarian Armies advanced, supported from the north by parts of 11th German Army. The battled ended on 4 December when Debar was captured. The Serbs lost 30,000 soldiers, 199 guns, 150 cars and vast quantity of other military equipment. NiÅ¡ or Nish (Serbian: Ниш / NiÅ¡, Latin: Naissus, Greek: Naissos) is a city in Serbia situated at 43. ... PriÅ¡tina, also spelled Pristina (Albanian: Prishtinë/Prishtina; Serbian: PriÅ¡tina/Приштина) is the capital and the largest city of Kosovo,Serbia. ... Prokuplje (Прокупље) is a city located in Serbia and Montenegro at 43. ... Vranje (Врање) is a city located in Serbia and Montenegro at 42. ... City motto : Coordinates Municipality : Kumanovo municipality Elevation 340 m Population 105 484 Time zone  - Standard  - Summer (DST) CET (UTC+1) CEST (UTC+2) Founded Area code +389 031 Postal code 1300 Car plates KU Official Website www. ... November 24 is the 328th day (329th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... December 4 is the 338th day of the year (339th on leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Debar on the map of Republic of Macedonia Debar is a city in the western part of the Republic of Macedonia, near the border with Albania, on the road from the city of Struga to the city of Gostivar. ... Serbs (Serbian: Срби or Srbi) are a South Slavic people who live mainly in Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and, to a lesser extent, in Croatia. ...


 
 

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