• Yorktown Battlefield

    Yorktown Battlefield

    Part of Colonial National Historical Park Virginia

French Army Casualties page 3

Metz

Michel Millert

Touraine

Claude Asselin ---- Barcy
Jean Bidot Pierre Boisseau
Andre Colar Sidet Costail
Vidal Coste Antoine Courbet
Guillaume Daucan Joseph Devaise
Nicolas Didierre Dominique Dreuilhet
Maurice Edmon Claude Elie
Paul Fabre Pierre Froment
Jean Hermaine Sebastian Jamais
Blaise Lambert Daniel Laurent
Edme Le Brun Joseph Lefevre
Jean Le Roux Augustin Lersne
Augustin Lormier Francois Magnan
Jean Massal Pierre Mion
Pierre Miot Nicolas Monart
Jean Mongin Nicolas Mougal
Antoine Moulins Edme Neuveu
Leonard Pariel Jean Pinet
Jean Pradhout Martiel Savoix
Bernard Vivanson

Saintonge

Nicolas Boulanger Jean Bourdet
Julien Chauvin Guillaume Coutel
Michel Degres Nicolas Determine
Luc Ducros Louis Glanet
Jacques Houpillard Jean Liebert
Georges Lorraine Leon Maure
Remy Nalfin Gabriel Paris
Joseph Patalier Jean Pouvereau
Charles Prevost Jacques Serree
Jean Vilaton

Picardie

Jean Sansfacon ---- de Satur

Did You Know?

18-pounder siege gun

Artillery played a decisive role in defeating the British at Yorktown. According to Brigadier General Henry Knox, the American artillery commander, the Americans and French fired 15,437 artillery rounds at the British during the eight day bombardment. This is an average of 1.2 shots a minute!