The heroic sacrifice of the 300 Spartans at Thermopylae is probably the most celebrated Last Stand in history. But of course there have been very many more throughout all the history of human warfare.
This interesting and well-researched little video nominates five far less well-known battles. In Number 1, 29 brave soldiers were outnumbered by 500 to 1, but still gave an amazing account of themselves. Were was it and who were they? Watch and find out for yourself!