Destruction of the Turkish Army
Nikitas Stamatelopoulos during the Battle of Dervenakia by Peter von Hess.
1822 Jul 28

Destruction of the Turkish Army

Dervenakia, Greece

The Expedition of Dramali also known as Dramali's campaign, or Dramali's expedition, was an Ottoman military campaign led by Mahmud Dramali Pasha during the Greek War of Independence in the summer of 1822. The campaign was a large scale effort by the Ottomans to quell the ongoing Greek rebellion which had begun in 1821, the campaign ended in total failure, resulting in the disastrous defeat of the Ottoman army, which after the campaign ceased to exist as a fighting force.