Crimean War
Battle of Bomarsund
Dolby's Sketches in the Baltic. A Sketch on the Quarter Deck of H.M.S. Bulldog Augt 15th 1854 Bomarsund. ©Edwin T. Dolby
1854 Aug 3 - Aug 16

Battle of Bomarsund

Bomarsund, Åland Islands

The Battle of Bomarsund, in August 1854, took place during the Åland War, which was part of the Crimean War, when an Anglo-French expeditionary force attacked a Russian fortress.