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Battle Name : Siegenburg

Date(s) : 18 April 1809

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

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

Type of battle : Land


With the battle of Abensberg pending both sides were manoeuvring and closing on the eventual battlefield. In this action the Austrian Advanced Guard of the V Corps were seen off by Bavarian cavalry.


A village in eastern Bavaria, Germany, about 19 miles east of Ingolstadt. (Germany)

Casualty figures

Bavarian Forces [French Allies]

Number engaged :

Casualties :
32 (5.33%)

Austrian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
48 (6.00%)