The Wars & Conflicts of the 19th Century

(Waterloo to the First World War)

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Dutch-Belgian War

1830-9

Europe

Spanish Civil or Carlist Wars

1830-9

Europe

Cape Frontier Wars

1834-1878

Africa

The Great Trek

1835-40

Africa

Texan War of Independence

1835-6

North America

2nd & 3rd Seminole War

1835-42/1856-8

North America

Afghan Invasion of the Punjab

1837

India

1st Opium War

1839-42

China

Baluchistan

1839-41

India

1st Afghan War

1839-42

India

Sikh Invasion of Tibet

1841-2

India

Annexation of Sind

1843

India

Annexation of Gwalior

1843

India

1st & 2nd Sikh Wars

1845-6/1848-9

India

US/Mexican War

1846-8

North America

Navajo Wars

1846-64

North America

Cayuse Wars

1847

North America

Samoa

1847-99

South Seas

1st War of Italian Unification

1848-9

Europe

Austro-Hungarian War

1848-9

Europe

1st Schleswig-Holstein War

1848-50

Europe

Rogue River Wars

1851-6

North America

Taipeng Rebellion

1851-65

China

2nd Burmese War

1852-3

India

Sioux Wars

1854-90

North America

Crimean War

1853-5

Europe

Persian War

1855-7

India

Indian Mutiny

1857-8

India

The French in Annam

1858-62

South-East Asia

Peru & Ecuador

1859

South America

Franco-Austrian War (2nd War of Italian Unification)

1859

Europe

Garibaldi�s Unification of Italy

1860

Europe

2nd China or Opium War (Arrow War)

1860

China

Southern Plains War

1860-79

North America

Apache Wars

1861-1900

North America

American Civil War

1861-5

North America

The Maximillian Adventure/French Intervention in Mexico

1862-7

North America

2nd Schleswig-Holstein War

1864

Europe

Great Paraguayan War (War of the Triple Alliance)

1864-70

South America

Austro-Prussian War

1866

Europe

3rd War of Italian Unification

1866/1867

Europe

British in Abyssinia

1868

Africa

Franco-Prussian War

1870-1

Europe

Modoc War

1872-3

North America

1st & 2nd Ashanti Wars

1873-4/1900

Africa

Red River War

1874-5

North America

Egyptians in Abyssinia

1875-6

Africa

Nez Perce War

1877

North America

Russo-Turkish War

1877-8

Europe

2nd Afghan War

1878-80

India

Zulu War

1879

Africa

The Pacific War

1879-84

South America

Rise of the Mahdists

1880-4

Africa

Transvaal or 1st Boer War

1880-1

Africa

Arabi�s Revolt

1882

Africa

Zulu Civil War

1883-4

Africa

Sino-French War

1883-5

South-East Asia

Gordon Relief Expedition

1884-5

Africa

Serbian Invasion of Bulgaria

1885

Europe

Russian Invasion of Afghanistan

1885

India

3rd Burma War

1885-6

India

Mahdist Invasion of Abyssinia

1887-9

Africa

Police Actions in Burma

1887-92

India

Mahdist Invasion of Egypt

1888-9

Africa

The French in Dahomeay

1890-2

Africa

Sino-Japanese War

1894

Korea/China

The Batetelan Uprisings

1895/1897-1900

Africa

Mozambican Revolts

1895-99

Africa

Italian Invasion of Abyssinia

1896

Africa

The Greco-Turkish War

1897-8

Europe

French Conquest of Chad

1897-1914

Africa

The Spanish-American War

1898-1902

North America

Great (2nd) Boer War (South African War)

1899-1902

Africa

Fall of the Mahdists

1899-1900

Africa

Boxer Rebellion

1900

China

Mad Mullah

1901-4

Africa

Russo-Japanese War

1904-5

Europe

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