battle of Wagram


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Noun1.battle of Wagram - a battle in the Napoleonic campaigns (1809)battle of Wagram - a battle in the Napoleonic campaigns (1809); Napoleon defeated the Austrians
Napoleonic Wars - a series of wars fought between France (led by Napoleon Bonaparte) and alliances involving England and Prussia and Russia and Austria at different times; 1799-1815
Austria, Oesterreich, Republic of Austria - a mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century
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The Battle of Wagram, near Vienna, took place Richard Gere - see Question 7 which artist?
There too he contracted syphilis that kept him from taking part in the battle of Wagram, one of the Emperor's most costly victories.
General Pierre Daumesnil served admirably in Napoleon's Imperial Guard until 1809, when wounds received at the Battle of Wagram led to the loss of his left leg.