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Battle Name : Nemours

Date(s) : 16 February 1814

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , Napoleon's defence of France ,

Outcome : A victory for Russian forces over French Garrison

Type of battle : Land


Another raid and storm this time by Platov's Cossacks of the Allied Army of Bohemia. This was a severe blow to the morale of the French army as this was the depot of the Imperial Guard. The Allies were now about 40 miles to the southeast of Paris.


A town on the river Loing about 10 miles south of Fontainbleau and little more than 40 miles from Paris. (France)

Casualty figures

French Garrison

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Casualties :
600 (100.00%)

Russian forces

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