piątek, 23 czerwca 2017
GLADIUS bitwa pod Rawenną/ battle of Ravenna 1
Spanish-Papal army defends the fortified camp near the river surrounded by the French forces.
Mercenary landsknechts composed the key element of the French forces.
On the French right wing crossbowmen and gendarmes were deployed with support of the artillery.
Gaston de Foix, French main commander, observes charge of the Italian knights.
On Spanish-Papal left Italian knights, in the centre colunelas and on the right light guns arquebusiers and light horse.
Landsknechts, crossbowmen and French pikemen move forward.
Italian knights advanced under artillery fire.
On the left French stradiots advance towards Spanish light horse, in the centre pikemen advance towards the camp.
Light horse and stradiots clash on the flank.
In the centre landsknechts and crossbowmen lost first stands from the Spanish artillery fire.
On the left wing stradiots were routed by the Spanish light horse.
Italian knights are in trouble. One of the battlegroups was routed due to artillery and crossbow fire.