Plans of the battle on gallica.bnf.fr

The digital library of the Bilbiothèque nationale de France, Gallica, offers excellent plans of the battle of Austerlitz

10th april 1809

200 years ago the Austrian army passes the Inn, a border river between Austria and Bavaria, the war of the 5th coalition begins.

Instruction of general Schauenbourg (in french)

Instruction concernant les manoeuvres de l'infanterie...

Documents for download

PDF documents concerning the military history of the french revolution and first empire for download; links to other sources...

Tournez a gauche – MARCHE!

On the 'Changement de direction en colonne avec distance entiere' as prescribed by the french 'Réglement concernant l’exercice et les manoeuvres du 1er août 1791'.