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Battle of Ratisbon

Sunday, 23 April 1809

6,000 men of the Austrian rearguard fought against Napoleons Grand Army at the Battle of [for] Ratisbon.
There was to be no siege. The French assulted the city and at first were beaten back. Napoleon was hit in the ancle by a spent musket ball. Two more assults were attempted which also failed.  A final assult in early evening, led by Lannes himself succeded.
1000 men of the Austrian rearguard died in the defence of Ratisbon.