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Location address: Deutschland, Emmendingen
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The Battle of Emmendingen was fought between the French Army of Rhin-et-Moselle under Jean Victor Marie Moreau and the Austrian Army of the Upper Rhine commanded by Archduke Charles, Duke of Teschen. The Austrians won the battle and forced the French to withdraw to the south where the Battle of Schliengen was fought five days later. The action occurred during the War of the First Coalition, the first conflict of the larger French Revolutionary Wars.
Emmendingen is located on the Elz River in Baden-Württemberg, capital of the district Emmendingen of Germany. It is located at the Elz River, 14 km north of Freiburg im Breisgau.