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Battle Name : Tersain

Date(s) : 08 September 1813

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , Napoleon's Leipzig Campaign ,

Outcome : A victory for Austrian Forces over Franco-Italian Forces

Type of battle : Land


Although fewer in number the Austrians were better placed. The Franco-Italians were moving in hostile broken country without a proper screen and they suffered for it. Their commander, Belotti, was wounded and captured.


A village in the mountains of northwest Slovenia. (Slovenia)

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Following this rebuff Prince Eugène concentrated his forces on his southern flank.

Casualty figures

Franco-Italian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
905 (25.14%)

Austrian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
15 (0.75%)