Napoleonic Impressions — Blücher

Ten Greatest Generals of the Napoleonic Wars: Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher

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Ten Greatest Generals of the Napoleonic Wars: Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher
Part seven of our series on ten greatest generals of the Napoleonic Wars examines the career of Prussian Field Marshal Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher. Blücher was by no means the most skilled battlefield tactician, and relentless aggression was not always welcome, but his drive and determination in the 1813-14 campaigns and his commitment to supporting Wellington at Waterloo wins him a place on this list.

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