A report on Battle of Heliopolis (1800)

Bataille d'Héliopolis, by Leon Cogniet
Bataille d'Héliopolis, by Leon Cogniet
Bataille d'Héliopolis, engraved by Jeune Lefevre, from a painting by Jean-Charles Langlois
Le général Kléber victorieux à Héliopolis, 20 mars 1800, by Philippe Grass. Public sculpture at Place Kléber, Strasbourg.

Engagement that pitted the French Armée d'Orient under General Kléber against a British-supported Ottoman army at Heliopolis on 20 March 1800.

- Battle of Heliopolis (1800)
Bataille d'Héliopolis, by Leon Cogniet

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Bonaparte Before the Sphinx, by Jean-Léon Gérôme (1886)

Convention of El Arish

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Signed on 24 January 1800 by representatives from France and the Ottoman Empire in the presence of a British representative.

Signed on 24 January 1800 by representatives from France and the Ottoman Empire in the presence of a British representative.

Bonaparte Before the Sphinx, by Jean-Léon Gérôme (1886)
General Kléber
Sidney Smith
Admiral Lord Keith
General Menou

He ordered his troops to attack the Ottomans and won the subsequent Battle of Heliopolis on 20 March.

General Kléber, by Jean-Urbain Guérin, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm

Jean-Baptiste Kléber

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French general during the French Revolutionary Wars.

French general during the French Revolutionary Wars.

General Kléber, by Jean-Urbain Guérin, Nationalmuseum, Stockholm
Statue of Kléber on the Place Kléber at Strasbourg
Kléber wounded in front of Alexandria, engraving by Adolphe-François Pannemaker
Assassination of Kléber, painting in the Musée historique de Strasbourg.
Kléber's name inscribed on the Arc de Triomphe in Paris.
Town hall of Thann

When Admiral Lord Keith refused to ratify the terms, Kléber attacked the Turks at the Battle of Heliopolis.

General Count Joseph Lagrange.

Joseph Lagrange (soldier)

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French soldier who rose through the ranks and gained promotion to the rank of general officer during the French Revolutionary Wars, subsequently pursuing a successful career during the Napoleonic Wars and winning promotion to the top military rank of General of Division.

French soldier who rose through the ranks and gained promotion to the rank of general officer during the French Revolutionary Wars, subsequently pursuing a successful career during the Napoleonic Wars and winning promotion to the top military rank of General of Division.

General Count Joseph Lagrange.
Portrait in 1824 by Michel Martin Drolling.
Marie de Talhouët-Bonamour (1786-1849)
Caroline Elisabeth Lagrange (1806-1870), wife of the 2nd duke of Cadore, Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1821
Caroline Elisabeth Lagrange, Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, c 1861
Emma Lagrange (1810-1876), Franz Xaver Winterhalter, 1821
Frederic Lagrange (1815-1883), 2nd count of Lagrange, National Horseracing Museum, Newmarket (Suffolk)

He entered Cairo at the head of the vanguard and distinguished himself at the siege of El Arish, the siege of Acre and the battle of Heliopolis.

General Augustin Daniel Belliard

Augustin Daniel Belliard

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French general.

French general.

General Augustin Daniel Belliard
Statue by Willem Geefs at Rue Royale in Brussels

He also fought back the enemy cavalry at the battle of Heliopolis.

General François-Xavier Donzelot by André Dutertre

François-Xavier Donzelot

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French general and a Governor of the Ionian Islands and Martinique.

French general and a Governor of the Ionian Islands and Martinique.

General François-Xavier Donzelot by André Dutertre

In 1798 Donzelot served in the French campaign in Egypt and Syria, distinguishing himself at Cairo and Battle of Heliopolis and in 1799 he was made a temporary general de brigade, the rank made permanent in 1801.

Murad Bey

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Murad Bey Mohammed (c.

Murad Bey Mohammed (c.

Murad Bey by Dutertre in Description de l'Egypte, 1809.

He was part of the French army at the Battle of Heliopolis, commanding his Mamluks on the French right wing, but he deserted the French army before the battle and did not participate in the fighting.