|Battle of Rheinberg|
|Part of the Seven Years' War|
Kingdom of Great Britain
|Kingdom of France|
|Commanders and leaders|
|Duke of Brunswick||Comte de Clermont|
The Battle of Rheinberg took place on 12 June 1758 in Rheinberg, Germany during the Seven Years War. A French force under the command of Comte de Clermont and an Anglo-German force under the command of the Duke of Brunswick fought a largely indecisive battle. It was a precursor to the more decisive Battle of Krefeld nine days later.
References[edit | edit source]
- McLynn p.261
Bibliography[edit | edit source]
- Anderson, Fred. Crucible of War: The Seven Years' War and the Fate of Empire in British North America, 1754-1766. Faber and Faber, 2001
- McLynn, Frank. 1759: The Year Britain Became Master of the World. Pimlico, 2005.
- Simms, Brendan. Three Victories and a Defeat: The Rise and Fall of the First British Empire. Penguin Books (2008)
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