Battle of Arras (1654)

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{{unreferenced|date=September 2008}} {{Campaignbox Franco-Spanish War (1635-1659)}} The '''Battle of [[Arras, France|Arras]]''', fought on August 25, 1654, was a victory of a French army under [[Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne, Vicomte de Turenne|Turenne]] against a Spanish army commanded by Don Fernidand de Salis and [[Condé]]. [[Cyrano de Bergerac]], who is the subject of the classic French play ''[[Cyrano de Bergerac (play)|Cyrano de Bergerac]]'' by [[Edmond Rostand]], participated in a siege of Arras in 1640, and not the battle of 1654. {{coord missing|France}}