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Battle of Pozo Almonte
Part of the 1891 Chilean Civil War
Date 6 March 1891
Location Pozo Almonte, Chile
Result Congressionist victory
Chile Republic of Chile Chile Congressionist Junta
Commanders and leaders
Chile Eulogio Robles PinochetChile Estanislao del Canto
1200[1] 1700[1]
Casualties and losses
400 76

The Battle of Pozo Almonte was an engagement fought during the 1891 Chilean Civil War between Balmacedist and Congressional forces on 6 March 1891. The Congressist victory in the battle eventually lead the junta to control all of northern Chile.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Encina & Castedo, pp. 54


  • Francisco Antonio Encina & Leopoldo Castedo (2006). Historia de Chile. Balmaceda y la Guerra Civil. Tomo IX. Santiago de Chile: Editorial Santiago. ISBN 956-8402-77-2.

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