19 June 1813
3 Austrian corps
General Gyulai wants to approach the town from the south east to remain out of enemy artillery range and leave space for 1 Austrian corps when they arrive.
Orders – Move to Branau
6 Command Points
Move 4 infantry brigades
10 Bavarian corps
General Bertrand wants to disrupt the Austrian advance to allow time for 9 corps to arrive
Orders – Move forward
5 Command Points
Artillery fire on enemy cavalry, roll 5, miss
Manhandle guns forward
Move cavalry towards enemy
Move left hand infantry reserve two moves forward
Marshal Oudinot move to join cavalry who are out of support distance
7 Command Points
2 moves to join cavalry
Bavarians swing to their left to keep out of artillery range and to allow space for their reinforcements to arrive.
Austrians unable to react unless they abandon their left flank which they cannot do as their reinforcements will arrive along Passau road.