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Battle Of Neerwinden (1793)
The Second Battle of Neerwinden
Neerwinden
(18 March 1793) saw a Republican French army led by Charles François Dumouriez
Charles François Dumouriez
attack a Coalition army commanded by Prince Josias of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. The Coalition army's Habsburg Austrians together with a small contingent of allied Dutch Republic
Dutch Republic
troops repulsed all French assaults after bitter fighting and Dumouriez conceded defeat, withdrawing from the field. The French position in the Austrian Netherlands
Austrian Netherlands
swiftly collapsed, ending the threat to the Dutch Republic
Dutch Republic
and allowing Austria to regain control of her lost province
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Battle Of Verdun (1792)
A battle is a combat in warfare between two or more armed forces, or combatants. A war sometimes consists of many battles. Battles generally are well defined in duration, area, and force commitment.[1] A battle with only limited engagement between the forces and without decisive results is sometimes called a skirmish. Wars and military campaigns are guided by strategy, whereas battles take place on a level of planning and execution known as operational mobility.[2] German strategist Carl von Clausewitz
Carl von Clausewitz
stated that "the employment of battles ..
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Dutch Republic
The Hague
The Hague
(de facto)Languages Dutch, Zeelandic, West Flemish, Dutch Low Saxon, West FrisianReligion Dutch ReformedGovernment Confederative republicStadtholder •  1581–1584 William I (first) •  1751–1795 William V (last)Grand Pensionary •  1581–1585 Paulus Buys <
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Siege Of Maastricht (1793)
The Siege of Maastricht
Maastricht
was a siege of the city of Maastricht
Maastricht
in 1793, marking the final action of the 1793 campaign of the War of the First Coalition. The city was successfully defended against the French Republic by a French Royalist force. Course[edit] It was the last of several Republican sieges of the town during 1793. Charles-François Dumouriez
Charles-François Dumouriez
was attempting to invade Holland and had put Francisco de Miranda
Francisco de Miranda
in command of a Republican force sent to Maastricht. Miranda hoped to take the city in a few days with only 15,000 men and invested it from the Wyck suburb side. The city's governor was Jean Thérèse de Beaumont d'Autichamp, a former cavalry general in the French royal army and his forces were ready for the siege
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France
France
France
(French: [fʁɑ̃s]), officially the French Republic (French: République française [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛz]), is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France
France
in western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.[XIII] The metropolitan area of France
France
extends from the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the English Channel
English Channel
and the North Sea, and from the Rhine
Rhine
to the Atlantic Ocean. The overseas territories include French Guiana
French Guiana
in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans
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Battle Of Limburg (1792)
The Battle of Limburg was a battle of the War of the First Coalition, itself part of the French Revolutionary Wars. It took place on 9 November 1792
1792
at Limburg an der Lahn
Limburg an der Lahn
between French Revolutionary forces and Prussian troops, ending in a French victory. Course[edit] Whilst the Austrians were fearful of losing the Austrian Netherlands, the Prussian force had only just got out of France
France
safely and was en route to oppose Adam-Philippe de Custine's invasion of the Palatinate of the Rhine
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Habsburg Austria
The Habsburg Monarchy
Monarchy
(German: Habsburgermonarchie) or Empire is an unofficial appellation among historians for the countries and provinces that were ruled by the junior Austrian branch of the House of Habsburg between 1521 and 1780 and then by the successor branch of Habsburg-Lorraine
Habsburg-Lorraine
until 1918. The Monarchy
Monarchy
was a composite state composed of territories within and outside the Holy Roman Empire, united only in the person of the monarch. The dynastic capital was Vienna, except from 1583 to 1611,[2] when it was moved to Prague
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Austrian Netherlands
The Austrian Netherlands
Austrian Netherlands
(Dutch: Oostenrijkse Nederlanden; French: Pays-Bas Autrichiens; German: Österreichische Niederlande; Latin: Belgium
Belgium
Austriacum) was the Southern Netherlands
Southern Netherlands
between 1714 and 1797. The period began with the acquisition of the territory by the Habsburg Monarchy
Habsburg Monarchy
under the Treaty of Rastatt
Treaty of Rastatt
in 1714 and lasted until its annexation during the aftermath of the Battle of Sprimont
Battle of Sprimont
in 1794 and the Peace of Basel
Peace of Basel
in 1795
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Holy Roman Empire
The Holy Roman Empire
Roman Empire
(Latin: Sacrum Romanum Imperium; German: Heiliges Römisches Reich) was a multi-ethnic complex of territories in central Europe that developed during the Early Middle Ages
Middle Ages
and continued until its dissolution in 1806.[6] The largest territory of the empire after 962 was the Kingdom of Germany, though it also came to include the Kingdom of Bohemia, the Kingdom of Burgundy, the Kingdom of Italy, and numerous other territories.[7][8][9] On 25 December 800, Pope Leo III crowned the Frankish king Charlemagne as Emperor, reviving the title in Western Europe, more than three centuries after the fall of the Western Roman Empire
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Battle Of Erquelinnes
The Battle of Erquelinnes or Battle of Péchant[1] (20–24 May 1794) was part of the Flanders Campaign during the War of the First Coalition, and saw a Republican French army jointly led by Jacques Desjardin and Louis Charbonnier try to defend a bridgehead on the north bank of the Sambre River against a combined Habsburg Austrian and Dutch army led by Franz Wenzel, Graf von Kaunitz-Rietberg. The French crossed the Sambre on the 20th and held their positions for a few days. On the 24th Kaunitz launched an early-morning surprise attack that routed the French. The War of the First Coalition combat represented the second of five French attempts to gain a foothold on the north bank of the Sambre. Erquelinnes is a village in Belgium directly on the border with France
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Battle Of Villers-en-Cauchies
In the Battle of Villers-en-Cauchies, fought on 24 April 1794, a small Anglo-Austrian cavalry force routed a vastly more numerous French division during the Flanders Campaign
Flanders Campaign
of the French Revolutionary Wars. Villers-en-Cauchies
Villers-en-Cauchies
is 15 km south of Valenciennes.Contents1 Background 2 Battle 3 Results 4 Commentary 5 References5.1 Footnotes 5.2 External linksBackground[edit] At the beginning of the Flanders Campaign
Flanders Campaign
in 1794, the main Coalition army led by the Prince Josias of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
Prince Josias of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
advanced against the French Army of the North under Charles Pichegru
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Battle Of Beaumont (1794)
The Battle of Beaumont-en-Cambresis
Beaumont-en-Cambresis
26 April 1794 (sometimes referred to as the Battle of Coteau, or in France
France
the Battle of Troisvilles) was an action forming part of a multi-pronged attempt to relieve the besieged fortress of Landrecies, during the Flanders Campaign
Flanders Campaign
of the French Revolutionary War
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Battle Of Mouscron
The Battle of Mouscron (26–30 April 1794) was a series of clashes that occurred when the Republican French Army of the North under Jean-Charles Pichegru moved northeast to attack Menen (Menin) and was opposed by Coalition forces under the overall leadership of François Sébastien Charles Joseph de Croix, Count of Clerfayt. In their initial advance, the French began the Siege of Menin and captured Kortrijk (Courtrai). With Habsburg Austrian reinforcements, Clerfayt counterattacked on the 28th but Joseph Souham soon massed superior French forces and drove the Coalition troops out of the area. This Flanders Campaign action happened during the War of the First Coalition, part of the French Revolutionary Wars
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Battle Of Courtrai (1794)
The 2nd Battle of Courtrai (10–12 May 1794) saw a Republican French army under Jean- Charles Pichegru
Charles Pichegru
launch attacks on Coalition forces commanded by François Sébastien Charles Joseph de Croix, Count of Clerfayt and Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany. On the 10th the attack on the Duke of York was repulsed in what is often called the Battle of Willems. But the attack on the Count of Clerfayt
Count of Clerfayt
on the 11th proved successful. A clash to the north of Kortrijk
Kortrijk
(Courtrai) at Ingelmunster
Ingelmunster
on the 12th ended the fighting. The War of the First Coalition battle was fought near Kortrijk, Belgium, located about 85 kilometres (53 mi) west of Brussels. On 10 May the French infantry formed square to repel Coalition cavalry charges for the first time during the war
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Battle Of Grandreng
The Battle of Grandreng or Battle of Rouvroi[1] (10–13 May 1794) saw a Republican French army jointly commanded by Louis Charbonnier and Jacques Desjardin attempt to advance across the Sambre River against a combined Habsburg Austrian and Dutch army under Franz Wenzel, Graf von Kaunitz-Rietberg. After winning crossings over the Sambre at Thuin and Lobbes on the 10th and Merbes-le-Château on the 12th, the French were defeated on 13 May at Grand-Reng and forced to retreat. The War of the First Coalition engagement marked the first of five attempts by the French armies to establish themselves on the north bank of the Sambre. Grand-Reng is now part of the village of Erquelinnes, Belgium, lying close to the border with France. Rouveroy (Rouvroi) is situated 3.8 kilometres (2.4 mi) north
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Battle Of Tourcoing
The Battle of Tourcoing
Tourcoing
(18 May 1794) saw a Republican French army directed by Joseph Souham
Joseph Souham
defend against an attack by a Coalition army under Prince Josias of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. The French army was temporarily led by Souham in the absence of its normal commander Jean-Charles Pichegru. Threatened with encirclement, Souham and division commanders Jean Victor Marie Moreau
Jean Victor Marie Moreau
and Jacques Philippe Bonnaud improvised a counterattack which defeated the Coalition's widely separated and badly coordinated columns
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