1711 - The Siege

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The Siege in numbers

Total number of attackers:
9.500 – 11.000 (with 3,000 horses)

Casualties:
2.500 (counting about 20 diary desertions since the end of November).

Total number of defenders (inside the castle):
1.868 + 150 (1,300 after the first attack, 1,450 with the arrival of Gehlen).

Casualties:
700 (600 after the first attack)

Total number of aiders (allied):
4,300 (We do not know if Miquelets and Sometents are included).

Casualties:
600 (basically in between Els Escorials and Querosa battles, on December 21.).