Battle of Moys

Battle of Moys
Part of the Seven Years' War
Date7 September 1757
LocationGörlitz, Upper Lusatia, present-day Poland
Result Austrian victory
Kingdom of Prussia Prussia Habsburg Monarchy Austria
Commanders and leaders
Hans Karl von Winterfeldt Leopold Josef Graf Daun
13,000 men 26,000 men
Casualties and losses
1,800 men 1,500 men

The Battle of Moys was a battle fought on September 7, 1757 during the Seven Years' War. A Prussian army of 13,000 men fought an Austrian army of double their size. The entire Prussian corps surrendered to the Austrians. The battle was fought near Görlitz, in Upper Lusatia, present-day Zgorzelec in Poland.


Coordinates: 51°09′08″N 14°59′36″E / 51.152324°N 14.993349°E / 51.152324; 14.993349

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