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“Horses, not shoed for winter, collapsed and were soon eaten, whilst wagons and gurus were abandoned”

1 24 June 1812, the Grande Armée crosses the Nemen River into Russia Poland. It consists of 550,000 to 600,000 men, the largest fighting force assembled

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