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La Grisuelle

Battle Name : La Grisuelle

Date(s) : 11 June 1792

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

Outcome : An inconclusive engagement between French Forces and Austrian Forces

Type of battle : Land


An Austrian counter offensive in strength was met by a force half its number. The French commander, General Gouvion, was killed in action.


A village in Northern France about four miles north of Maubeuge. (France)

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
530 (13.25%)

Austrian Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
77 (0.77%)