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La Trepa

Battle Name : La Trepa

Date(s) : 06 March 1809

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

Outcome : A victory for French Forces over Spanish Forces

Type of battle : Land


The Light Cavalry of Soult's II Corps attacked a Spanish force made up of elements of seven different infantry regiments. Over half the Spaniards were killed or captured.


A village in the Zamora province of northwestern Spain close to Puebla de Sanabria. (Spain)

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Spanish Forces

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Casualties :
700 (58.33%)