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Hierarchical Path: Seven Years War (Main Page) >> Campaigns >> 1758 - Russian invasion of Brandenburg >> Detailed order of battle of Frederick’s Prussian Army on August 10, 1758

Description

Commander-in-chief: King Frederick II

By August 10, 1758, the Prussian army of King Frederick II assembled near Grüssau counted 14 bns, 36 sqns, and 40 field pieces.

Main Body

Infantry (14 bns)

Cavalry (38 sqns for a total of 5,400 men)

Artillery (40 heavy pieces)

  • 6 x new 12-pdr guns from Schweidnitz
  • 2 x new howitzers from Schweidnitz
  • 6 x 12-pdr guns
  • 22 unidentified pieces

Copper pontoons (unspecified number)

References

Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II: Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, Part 3 Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763, Vol. 8 Zorndorf und Hochkirch, Berlin, 1910, Anhang 22