File:Battle of Reichenberg B.jpg

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Summary

Map of the Battle of Reichenberg, fought on April 21, 1757.

Key to the map:

a Column of General Lestwitz.
b Column of the Duke of Bevern.
A Austrian infantry defending the space between the villages of Christofsgrund and Frauberg.
B Entrenchment and redoubt with wolfpits.
C Abatis in front of the entrenchment.
D Austrian cavalry in the centre.
E Austrian infantry defending Reichenberg.
F Redoubts.
G Abatis and wolfpits.
H Prussian Dragoons attacking the Austrian Cavalry and putting it to flight.
I Prussian infantry of the right, including many grenadier battalions, forcingthe Austrians to retreat from their entrenchments B.
K Prussian infantry of the left compelling the Austrians to abandon their redoubts F, an event that put an end to the combat and let the Prussians masters of the field.
L Austrian retreat by way of various roads through Doerfeld and Liebenau.

Licensing

Copyright: Dinos Antoniadis

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current16:47, 24 April 2022Thumbnail for version as of 16:47, 24 April 2022912 × 754 (237 KB)RCouture (talk | contribs)Map of the Battle of Reichenberg, fought on April 21, 1757. '''Key to the map''': '''a''' Column of General Lestwitz.<br> '''b''' Column of the Duke of Bevern.<br> '''A''' Austrian infantry defending the space between the villages of Christofsgrund and Frauberg.<br> '''B''' Entrenchment and redoubt with wolfpits.<br> '''C''' Abatis in front of the entrenchment.<br> '''D''' Austrian cavalry in the centre.<br> '''E''' Austrian infantry defending Reichenberg.<br> '''F''' Redoubts.<br> '''G'''...

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