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Battle Name : Lofer

Date(s) : 11 May 1809

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , Napoleon's Austrian Campaign 1809 ,

Outcome : A victory for Bavarian Forces [French Allies] over Tyrolean Forces

Type of battle : Land


The Tyroleans were local millitia type companies who were able to withdraw successfully after having inflicted nearly as many casulalties as they took.


A village on the river Saalach about 2 miles southwest of Salzburg in Salzburg province of Austria. (Austria)

Casualty figures

Bavarian Forces [French Allies]

Number engaged :

Casualties :
66 (1.32%)

Tyrolean Forces

Number engaged :

Casualties :
70 (11.67%)