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Battle Name : Polotsk 2
Date(s) : 18 October 1812 - 20 October 1812
Outcome : An inconclusive engagement between Franco-Bavarian Forces and Russian forces
Land battle : Sea battle : Air combat : Seige :
Summary : A significant part of the Russian force were Militia. Although the 3 days of the battle were seen as a drawn match the Franco-Bavarians were now so weak that they had to withdraw from Polotsk towards Witebsk.
Location : A town on the river Dwina in Belarus about 60 miles northwest of Witebsk.
In modern day : Belarus[click for more details...]