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Napoléon & Empire

Battle of Dresden

Date and place

  • August 26th and 27th, 1813 at Dresden, on the Elbe river, Saxony, Germany.

Involved forces

Aerial panorama of the battlefield of Dresden

View of the Dresden battlefield.

Map of the battle of Dresden

Napoleonic Battles - Map of the battle of Dresden

Picture - "The death of Moreau, before Dresden, August 1813". Designed by William Heath (1795-1840), colored by Thomas Sutherland (1785- ?).

Napoleonic Battles - Picture of the battle of Dresden -

Photos Credits

 Photo of Lionel A. Bouchon Photos by Lionel A. Bouchon.
 Photo of Marie-Albe Grau Photos by Marie-Albe Grau.
 Photo of Floriane Grau Photos by Floriane Grau.
 Photo of Michèle Grau-Ghelardi Photos by Michèle Grau-Ghelardi.
 Photo of Didier Grau Photos by Didier Grau.
 Photo of various authors Photos made by people outside the Napoleon & Empire association.

Video credits

The shots are by Didier Grau, the editing by Lionel A. Bouchon