1760 - French campaign in West Germany – French OOB January

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Detailed order of battle of the French Army at the end of January 1760

Order of battle of the French forces in their winter-quarters on the Main and the Upper Rhine at the end of January 1760.

Commander-in-chief: Victor François Duc de Broglie

Saxon Contingent (13 bns)

Württemberger Contingent (12 bns and 13 sqns)

The contingent was stationed in Würzburg and Fulda.

French Army

First Line Second Line Third Line Fourth Line
27 bns, 16 sqns 13 bns, 6 sqns on the right bank of the Rhine, in Rheingau and on the Nidda 32 bns along the Rhine and the Main from its mouth cavalry between the Rhine and the Main on the left bank of the Rhine

References

This article is a compilation of texts from the following book which is now in the public domain:

  • Pajol, Charles P. V.: Les Guerres sous Louis XV, vol. V, Paris, 1891, p. 2