Siege of Patras (1821)
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|Siege of Patras|
|Part of the Greek War of Independence|
Athanasios Kanakaris during the siege of Patras by Peter von Hess
|22px Greek Revolutionary Army||Ottoman Empire|
|Commanders and leaders|
|20px Germanos of Patras
20px Andreas Londos
20px Benizelos Rouphos
20px Panagiotis Karatzas
|Casualties and losses|
The Siege of Patras was one of the first events of the Greek War of Independence (1821-1830). After the outbreak of the revolution, the Greeks of Patras tried to capture the main fortress of the city. After a long period and several sieges, finally the Ottomans restored the order and Patras remained under Ottoman control almost until the end of the war.
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