Title - The Battle of Vimeiro (Vimiero), 21st August 1808

Map of Vimeiro, 42k

The approximate positions of British and French forces at the battle are shown superimposed on a modern map of the area. The numbers in red denote British brigades: the 1st (Hill), 2nd (Ferguson), 3rd (Nightingall), 4th (Bowes), 5th (Crawfurd), 6th (Fane), 7th (Anstruther) and 8th (Acland). French brigades are labelled according to their commanders.

© Andrew C Jackson 2000

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