Napoleon & Empire
Battle of Eylau, February 8th, 1807
Date and place
- February 8th, 1807 at Preußisch Eylau (nowadays Bagrationovsk, Russia), thirty kilometers southeast of Königsberg (today Kaliningrad).
Casualties and losses
- French army: between 5,800 and 25,000 men according according to differents sources, including a dozen of generals.
- Allied army: from 20 to 30,000 men
"Napoleon on the battlefield of Preussisch-Eylau, February 9th, 1807" (detail). Painted 1808 by Antoine-Jean Gros
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