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Battle of Hanau, October 30th, 1813

Date and place

  • October 30th, 1813 at Hanau, Hesse, Germany, twenty-five kilometers east of Frankfurt-am-Main.

Involved forces

  • French army (17,000 men) under Emperor Napoleon the First. 
  • Austrian and Bavarian army (43,000 men) under Field Marshal Karl Philipp F├╝rst von Wrede. 
Battle of Hanau, October 30th, 1813 (detail)
"Schlacht bei Hanau" (detail). Painted 1814 by Wilhelm von Kobell.
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