The Battle of Fontenoy 1745
From the London Gazette,
Hague, May 18. By a list printed here by authority, it
our loss in the late action at Fontenoy near Tournay,
is as follows:
the Gentlemen's Magazine Vol. XV 1745 page 250.
In the horse. Col. van Linden, and Major van Collen
kill’d: two captains wounded; one subaltern killed, and two wounded;
57 private men killed, and 61 wounded; 268 horses kill’d and 52
horses wounded; 18 Men, and 42 horses missing.
In the Foot. Brigadier Salis col. van Ryssel;
lieu col. van Boetzelaar, major Enderli,
kill’d; brigadier Efferen,
col. van Voerst, col. Heimstra, lieut col. Rodt, and major Gorssema
wounded; three captains killed, and 10 wounded; 11 subalterns kill’d,
and 29 wounded; 18 sergeants kill’d, and 6 wounded; three drummers
wounded; 467 private men kill’d, and 630 wounded; and 205 missing.
Total of the cavalry 143 Horses 362
Infantry 1410 In all 1544
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