Muller, commanding officer.
Army of the North.
after a 2-day fight and 3 bayonet charges: the Maubeuge blockade is raised, 6,000 Austrians killed.
Army of Western Pyrenees.
Army of Moselle.
Army of Italy.
About the siege of Maubeuge, please see the comment on the Battle
of Fleurus (8 Messidor).
The French word mâture usually means a ship's masts collectively. This is obviously not the case here. It may mean "masts factory" or something like that.