The museum in Gravelotte offers a nice maps of the battlefield,
and the many memorials sprinkled over the area.
The view uphill to St Privat from St Marie aux Chênes.
This is the exact route the Prussian Guard would have taken.
St Marie aux Chênes at the foot of the hill.
The French would inflict almost 50% casualties on the Prussian Guard.
between St Privat and St Marie aux Chênes.
The Guard finally reaches the outskirts of St Privat
pursuing the French into the village.
Figures are from NorthStar's 1866 range. Flag is GMB.