17 February, 1814
advance deep into France by Field Marshal Karl Schwarzenberg
was halted brutally at Valjouan.
one of its main forces was smashed at Mormant and then the
advance guard of General Wrede was attacked at Valjouan
by Marshal Grouchy and
French made short work of the invaders and sent them hurrying
for the Allies were some 4500 men, while the French suffered