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Battle of Piatka
Part of Kosiński Uprising
Date February 2, 1593
Location Piatka, in modern Zhytomyr Oblast, Ukraine
Result Polish-Lithuanian victory
Belligerents
Herb Rzeczypospolitej Obojga Narodow Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth insurgent Cossacks
Commanders and leaders
POL COA Ostrogski Janusz Ostrogski,
POL COA Korybut Aleksander Wiśniowiecki
POL COA Rawicz Krzysztof Kosiński
Strength
Pospolite ruszenie of the voivodships: Kiev, Bratslav, Volhynian,
private troops of Prince Janusz Ostrogski
5,000 Cossacks,
26 cannons
Casualties and losses
Very light to 3,000 killed,
26 cannons

Battle of Piatka (Ukrainian language:П'ятка , Polish language:Piątka, Piątek ), (February 2, 1593) was a battle of the Kosiński Uprising. Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth forces under the command of Janusz Ostrogski defeated the Cossacks forces under the command of Krzysztof Kosiński.

ReferencesEdit

  • Leszek Podhorodecki: Sicz zaporoska. Warszawa: Książka i Wiedza, 1978.
  • Władysław A. Serczyk: Na dalekiej Ukrainie: Dzieje Kozaczyzny do 1648 roku. Wydawnictwo Literackie, 1984. ISBN 83-08-01214-0.

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