The British invasions of the River Plate were a series of unsuccessful British attempts to seize control of areas in the Spanish colonial Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata that were located around the Río de la Plata in South America — in present-day Argentina and Uruguay. The invasions took place between 1806 and 1807, as part of the Napoleonic Wars, when Spain was an ally of Napoleonic France.

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  • The British invasions of the River Plate were a series of unsuccessful British attempts to seize control of areas in the Spanish colonial Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata that were located around the Río de la Plata in South America — in present-day Argentina and Uruguay. The invasions took place between 1806 and 1807, as part of the Napoleonic Wars, when Spain was an ally of Napoleonic France. (en)
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  • 1,500 casualties
  • 205 dead and wounded
  • 600 killed and wounded
  • First invasion:
  • Second invasion (Buenos Aires):
  • Second invasion (Montevideo):
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  • Spain
  • *Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata
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  • Decisive Spanish victory
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  • *~1,668 soldiers
  • *~2,000 soldiers in Montevideo
  • *~2,500 soldiers
  • *~6,000 soldiers in Montevideo
  • *~7,000–8,000 soldiers in Buenos Aires
  • First invasion:
  • Second invasion:
  • *~9,000–12,000 in Buenos Aires
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  • The British invasions of the River Plate were a series of unsuccessful British attempts to seize control of areas in the Spanish colonial Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata that were located around the Río de la Plata in South America — in present-day Argentina and Uruguay. The invasions took place between 1806 and 1807, as part of the Napoleonic Wars, when Spain was an ally of Napoleonic France. (en)
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  • British invasions of the River Plate (en)
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