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Battle Name : Kufstein

Date(s) : 08 November 1805

Part of : French War of the Third Coalition , Napoleon's Ulm-Austerlitz Campaign. ,

Outcome : A victory for French Allies [Bavarians] over Austrian Garrison

Type of battle : Land


The fortress of Kufstein was built on sheer sided rock and in those days was virtually impregnable. It is an indicator of Austrian morale that it was surrendered without a shot being fired. The Austrians were allowed to march out free.


A strong natural fortress in northern Austria on the east bank of the river Inn just south of the Austro-German border. (Austria)

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French Allies [Bavarians]

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Austrian Garrison

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