Sunday, February 17, 2013

Campaign Move 20 – Battles of Verona and Montebello

Move 20- 1600 to 2000 27 July 1796

3rd French division hold Verona, Davidovisch admits defeat and retreats north

4th French division take Montebello and Szoboszio retreats north

5th French division moves south to join Bonaparte south of Lake Garda

1st Austrian division continues to retreat north.

2nd Austrian division halts at Rivoli to cover the Austrian retreat

Wurmster has been forced to abandon his first attempt to raise the siege of Mantua and order his army to retire north.

Bonaparte has achieved a notable victory.

He has defeated each of the Austrian divisions in turn and also maintained the siege on Mantua

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