Corunna 1809: Sir John Moore's Fighting Retreat (Campaign)
The retreat to Corunna is among the epic campaigns of the Napoleonic Wars (1799-1815). overdue in 1808 Sir John Moore came upon himself nearly by myself together with his small British military deep within Spain. The armies of his Spanish allies were beaten and he confronted a positive French strength below the Emperor Napoleon. He had little alternative yet to reserve a retreat to the port of Corunna. This turned the main hard of trials with armies traversing mountainous terrain over appalling roads within the depths of iciness. by some means Moore held his outnumbered, exhausted males jointly as they struggled to arrive defense. eventually at Corunna Moore's military grew to become to stand its tormentors.