- Battle of Svensksund
At least two
naval battles have been named Battle of Svensksund. Both are also known as Battle of Rochensalm from the Russian version of the ( _fi. Ruotsinsalmi).
* The First Battle of Svensksund / Rochensalm,
August 24( August 15OS), 1789, was a victory for Russia.
* The Second Battle of Svensksund / Rochensalm,
9 July– 10 July( 28 JuneOS), 1790, was a decisive victory for Sweden.
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