Help us improve this article! It was fought on 7 June , between the forces of Chile and Peru.

The infantry posted here were the 7th and 8th divisions. Qualification Squads. Next Colombia.

The remaining defenders then retreated to their main defense up the cape, fighting back and trying to reorganize their lines. The entire city was mined in order to inflict as many casualties as these gadgets could explode while the Chilean army was passing through.