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Duodi 22 Fructidor

Duodi 22 Fructidor, jour de la noisette
hazelnut day

Calendrier Militaire

Year I.

Army of the North.
Houchard, general-in-chief.
Hasty flight of the Duke of York; 40,000 English, Hessian and coalised troops retreat after the Honscoote battle, and must cancel the blockade of Dunkirk and Bergues; capture of 52 cannon, and 300 thousands of powder.

Year IV.

Army of Italy.
Buonaparte, general-in-chief.
Augereau, division general.
The enemy is expelled from the right bank of the Brenta, and withdraws to Bassano; the Republican troops fight them before the town, rout them and pursue them until Citadella; 5,000 or 6,000 prisoners, capture of 5 flags, 45 cannon, a complete pontoon kit, 200 wagons and big stores in Bassano.


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