Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811, 10.00am

Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811, 10.00am

The first phase of the battle of Albuera. The French flank attack is being held by part of the Spanish force and by Colborne's brigade, but the French cavalry are about to hit the British from the flank, almost destroying Colborne's entire brigade. The rest of Stewart's division is being moved towards the fighting, while Cole and Hamilton are still in reserve.
Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811: Before the battle
Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811:
Before the battle
Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811: Before the battle
Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811:
10.00am
Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811: Before the battle
Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811:
11.30am
How to cite this article: Rickard, J (30 March 2008), Battle of Albuera, 16 May 1811, 10.00am, http://www.historyofwar.org/Maps/maps_albuera2.html

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