Wellingtons britisk-portugisiske styrker stormet byen Ciudad Rodrigo ved Salamanca i Spaina. Byen ble holdt av Napoleons franskmenn under Jean Léonard Barrié. Etter at britenes tunge artilleri klarte å lage to hull i muren kunne fortet stormes om... Read more ...
Stormen på Ciudad Rodrigo
Wellingtons britisk-portugisiske styrker stormet byen Ciudad Rodrigo ved Salamanca i Spaina. Byen ble holdt av Napoleons franskmenn under Jean Léonard Barrié. Etter at britenes tunge artilleri klarte å lage to hull i muren kunne fortet stormes om kvelden den 19. januar. Etter at de brøt gjennom gikk britene amok innefor bymurene i flere timer før orden ble gjenopprettet.
På britisk side falt to generaler og 318 mann i tillegg til 1378 som ble såret. Franskmennene hadde 529 døde og 1471 tilfangetagne.
Fra et strategisk synspunkt førte den allierte seieren til at britene fikk enklere tilgang til det franskdominerte Spania fra Portugal, som de selv dominerte. Ciudad Rodrigo var også under beleiring to år tidligere – da var det franskmennene som tok byen fra spanske styrker.
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