Battle of Lade facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBattle of Lade
|Part of the Ionian Revolt & Greco-Persian Wars
Map of Lade, Miletus, and the Mycale peninsula.
|Commanders and leaders
|Dionysius of Phocaea
|353 ships (Herodotus)
|600 ships (Herodotus)
|Casualties and losses
The Battle of Lade was a naval battle which occurred in 494 BC. It was fought between an alliance of the Ionian cities (joined by the Lesbians) and the Persian Empire of Darius the Great. The Persians won the revolt and this led to the end of the war.
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Reconstructed model of a trireme, the type of ship in use by both the Greek and Persian forces
In Spanish: Batalla de Lade para niños
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