LIST OF WARS: DETAILS
Also called: Battle of Lake Khasan
Battle deaths: 1,726 
Nation(s) involved and/or conflict territory [note]
Published prior to 2013 | Altered: 2013-08-15 09:51:56
Japan, Soviet Union, China
The Battle of Lake Khasan (July 29, 1938 – August 11, 1938) and also known as the Changkufeng Incident (Chinese & Japanese: 張鼓峰事件, Chinese pinyin: Zhānggǔfēng Shìjiàn, Japanese pronunciation: Chōkohō Jiken) in China and Japan, was an attempted military incursion of Manchukuo (Japanese) into the territory claimed by the Soviet Union. This incursion was founded in the beliefs of the Japanese side that the Soviet Union misinterpreted the demarcation of the boundary based on the Treaty of Peking between Imperial Russia and Manchu Empire (and subsequent supplementary agreements on demarcation), and furthermore, that the demarcation markers were tampered with.
SOURCES: FATALITY DATA
Notes on fatalities
 Battle deaths: Correlates of War, Inter-State War Data v4.0
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NOTE ON NATION DATA
NOTE! Nation data for this war may be inconlusive or incomplete. In most cases it reflects which nations were involved with troops in this war, but in some it may instead reflect the contested territory.
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