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Battle Name : Namur

Date(s) : 20 June 1815

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , Napoleon's Hundred days ,

Outcome : A victory for French Forces over Prussian Forces

Type of battle : Land


Following up the French withdrawing from Waterloo the over enthusiastic Prussians rushed headlong at the defenders of the fortified city of Namur and were bloodily repulsed.


An important city at the confluence of the rivers Sambre and Meuse in Belgium. (Belgium)

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
1,300 (5.42%)

Prussian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
1,700 (14.78%)