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Radovi/Institute for Historical Sciences of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts in Zadar : Institute for Historical Sciences of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts in Zadar, No.42 June 2000.

Original scientific paper

The Participation of Dalmatian Croats in the 1878 Occupation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Tado Oršolić

Fulltext: croatian, pdf (241 KB) pages 287-308 downloads: 2.813* cite
Oršolić, T. (2000). Sudjelovanje dalmatinskih postrojbi u zaposjedanju Bosne i Hercegovine 1878.. Radovi Zavoda za povijesne znanosti HAZU u Zadru, (42), 287-308. Retrieved from

The article shows the manner and the extent of the participation of Dalmatian units and manpower in the 1878 occupation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. In addition it shows how the XVIII military division was organised and how the garrison army was stationed in Dalmatia at the time of the occupation of Herzegovina. The author uses historical sources to depict the process of the removal of the army from Dalmatia to conquer strategically important points within Bosnia and Herzegovina and the resistance that was mounted against the Austrian-Hungarian army. In addition, the article discusses the manner of mobilisation and the organisation of the army and its command within Dalmatia as well as its attendant problems, especially the inappropriate behaviour of the officers towards the soldiers and the forceful mobilisation of manpower, horses and other stock.

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