1757 - Franco-Imperial invasion of Saxony – Frederick OOB August

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Description

Detailed order of battle of Frederick's Prussian army on August 29 1757 when he left Dresden.

Commander-in-Chief: King Frederick II of Prussia

Summary: 31 bns, 45 sqns

I. Troops who accompanied Frederick when he marched from Bernstadt auf dem Eigen.

II. Reinforcements who joined Frederick on his way to Dresden (they had previously been escorting a convoy between Bautzen and Bernstadt).

III. Prince Moritz's troops who joined Frederick's Army near Dresden on August 29.

References

Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II: Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, Part 3 Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763

  • Vol. 4 Groß-Jägersdorf und Breslau, Berlin, 1902, p. 127
  • Vol. 5 Hastenbeck und Roßbach, Berlin, 1903, Anhang 32