The history of the world is full of brilliant and transcendental moments on which military geniuses seized the moment to make the right call, to devise the right strategy, to take advantage of previously unseen gaps in enemy positions. Eisenhower, Patton, Napoleon, Julius Caesar, Alexander the Great, King David, and many others have shaped history with their actions.
However, things not always go the way they’re planned. Just as they are great and brilliant moments, there are a plethora of mistakes and mishaps that gave way to outcomes that may have shaped world history as well. Here we bring you the top 10 military mishaps that are enshrined in history. They were the little mistakes and huge oversights that altered the course of world history.
Which do you think have been the most consequential mishap in history? Sound off and share your opinions and comments in the section below.