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Battle Name : Ypres

Date(s) : 01 June 1794 - 17 June 1794

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , French War of the First Coalition ,

Outcome : A victory for French Forces over Coalition Forces [Allied Garrison]

Type of battle : Land, Seige


The Coalition garrison held out but after three attempts to relieve them they capitulated on the 17th June. About 400 were killed and the remainder were captured. Ypres, being a key position, gave the French command of the whole Flanders area.


A fortified town in western Belgium about 40 miles southwest of Gent. (Belgium)

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French Forces

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Coalition Forces [Allied Garrison]

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7,000 (100.00%)