CRIMEAN WAR

History of War - - FRONTLINE | SECOND FRENCH EMPIRE -

Napoleon III al­lies with Bri­tain and the Ot­toman Em­pire against Rus­sia in the Crimea. Over 300,000 French sol­diers and sailors serve in the war, in­cur­ring high ca­su­al­ties of al­most 135,500 men. The vic­tory over Rus­sia in­creases French au­thor­ity and pres­tige in Europe.

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