United Armies of Moselle, the Ardennes, and the North.
Devaux, Bois-Gérard, commanding officers.
While under enemy cannon fire,
the French capture and destroy a
redoubt near Charleroy, after having
vigorously repulsed the
Devaux, adjutant-general, commanding officer.
In less than 10 minutes, the French capture
the redoubt beside the Brussels road before
Charleroy; the first
battalion of Lower Rhine repulses
vigorously a sortie by the garrison of Charleroy.
Army of Eastern Pyrenees.
Battle of la Fluvia; rout of 28,000
Spaniards who had come
to attack foraging French in the St.-Père-Pescador plain;
after a 10-hour fight, they withdraw across the
Fluvia in great disorder; 1200 enemy casualties;
many prisoners, 300 chariots of corn return to the
Army of Sambre and Meuse.
Bernadotte, division general, commanding officer.
6 grenadiers companies capture Nassau,
the Rohan legion, 70 men killed, as many
wounded, and 12 prisoners.
Army of the Rhine and Moselle.
The Austrian fieldworks between
Franckental and le Rehut, are stormed by the
French; 700 enemy casualties,