The Wars of Coalition

An Historical Chronicle of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, and of the USA, for the years 1792-1815

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The 20th June 1792 saw the first storming of the Tuileries Palace, when Louis XVI was compelled to where the Phrygian red bonnet (bonnet rouge). La Fayette felt compelled to warn France of enemies foreign and domestic and the often thuggish fedérés were raised. The end of the Bourbons was nigh.. . .