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Battle Name : Lannoy

Date(s) : 28 October 1793

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

Outcome : A victory for Coalition Forces [British & Austrian] over French Forces

Type of battle : Land


The quality of the allied troops more than made up for their quantity. The British cavalry cut down the French infantry when they broke and ran.


A village in northern France about 5 miles east of Lille. (France)

Casualty figures

French Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
3,700 (74.00%)

Coalition Forces [British & Austrian]

Number engaged :

Casualties :
0 (0.00%)