1758 - Austrian invasion of Silesia – Prussian Army OOB Margrave Karl August 11

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Description

In August 1758, when Frederick II left Silesia for Brandenburg, he confided command of the Army of Silesia to Margrave Karl.

This “Army of Silesia” numbered 33,000 men in 44½ bns and 80 sqns.

Commander-in-Chief: General of Infantry Margrave Karl zu Brandenburg-Schwedt

Infantry ( 44½ bns)

Cavalry (80 sqns)

References

Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II: Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, Part 3 Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763, Vol. 8 Zorndorf und Hochkirch, Berlin, 1910, Anhang 54