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Girona [1]

Battle Name : Girona [1]

Date(s) : 20 June 1808

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , The Peninsular Campaign ,

Outcome : A victory for Spanish Forces over French Forces

Type of battle : Land


The French attacks on the medieval fortress town were repeatedly unsuccessful. The Spanish suffered only slight casualties. The French returned to their base in Barcelona.


A fortified city on the Rio Ter in northeastern Spain midway between Barcelona and the Franco-Spanish border. (Spain)

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French Forces

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Casualties :
700 (11.86%)

Spanish Forces

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