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Neumarkt-St Vieth

Battle Name : Neumarkt-St Vieth

Date(s) : 24 April 1809

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , Napoleon's Austrian Campaign 1809 ,

Outcome : A victory for Austrian Forces over Bavarian Forces [French Allies]

Type of battle : Land


Only part of Hiller's Austrians were in contact with the Bavarians on whom they inflicted significant casualties. Bessières came up with a French division [Molitor's] but assessed the situation and ordered a withdrawal on Vilsbiburg.


A village on the river Rott in Bavaria, southeastern Germany. (Germany)

Casualty figures

Bavarian Forces [French Allies]

Number engaged :

Casualties :
2,612 (26.12%)

Austrian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
800 (2.96%)