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Biesingen


Battle Name : Biesingen

Date(s) : 17 November 1793

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

Outcome : A victory for Coalition Forces [Prussian] over French Forces

Type of battle : Land

Summary

More of a skirmish than a battle with few losses on both sides before the French were able to withdraw.

Location

A village in western Germany about 11 miles west of Zweibr├╝cken. (Germany)

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :
20,000

Casualties :
802 (4.01%)

Coalition Forces [Prussian]

Number engaged :
13,000

Casualties :
108 (0.83%)