The Battle of Caspe took place during the [[Aragon Offensive]] of the [[Spanish Civil War]] in 16-17 March of 1938.
== Background ==
After the [[Battle of Teruel]], the in Aragon was exhausted and badly equipped. In March 1938 a huge Nationalist force of 150,000 men and more than 900 planes started an offensive in Aragon, breaking the Republican front. Most of the units of the Republican Army fled and the retreat became a rout, but in some points others fought bravely.ref