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Molins del Rey

Battle Name : Molins del Rey

Date(s) : 21 December 1808

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , The Peninsular Campaign ,

Outcome : A victory for French Forces over Spanish Forces

Type of battle : Land


The Spaniards tried to hold the defensive line of the river Llobregat but, outnumbered by more than two to one, they were outflanked and rolled up from both wings.


A village on the Rio Llobregat in Catalonia, northeastern Spain, about 10 miles west of Brcelona. (Spain)

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
400 (2.22%)

Spanish Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
2,200 (28.95%)