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Battle Name : Kanth

Date(s) : 14 May 1807

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , French War of the Fourth Coalition , Napoleon's Eylau-Friedland Campaign ,

Outcome : A victory for Prussian Forces over French Forces [Grande Armee]

Type of battle : Land


A fierce determined attack by the Prussians on a slightly larger group of Bavarians and Saxons. General Lefebvre, the X Corps commander, only escaped by swimming the river Weistritz.


A village [now Katy Wroclawskie] in Prussian Silesia [now Poland] about 10 miles south of Breslau [now Wroclaw]. (Poland)

Casualty figures

French Forces [Grande Armee]

Number engaged :

Casualties :
500 (25.00%)

Prussian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
472 (29.50%)