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Battle Name : Colberg

Date(s) : 20 March 1807 - 02 July 1807

Part of : The French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars , French War of the Fourth Coalition , Napoleon's Eylau-Friedland Campaign ,

Outcome : A victory for Prussian Garrison over French Forces [Grande Armee]

Type of battle : Land


The Prussian defence was aggressive and determined. For the vanquished Prussian army this was one of the brightest spots in the whole campaign.


A fortified port [now Kolobrzeg] in Prussian Pommerania [now Poland] at the mouth of the river Persante [Parseta] on the Baltic coast. (Poland)

Casualty figures

French Forces [Grande Armee]

Number engaged :

Casualties :
5,104 (36.46%)

Prussian Garrison

Number engaged :

Casualties :
3,055 (50.92%)