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[[File:Erbprinz von Hessen-Darmstadt Infantry Mitre Cap.jpg‎|right|thumb|Image of the week: Grenadier mitre cap of the Prussian Erbprinz von Hessen-Darmstadt Infantry.<br>Courtesy: Digby Smith and Tony Flores]]
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[[File:Battle of Krefeld Detail West.jpg|right|thumb|Image of the week: Map of the Battle of Krefeld on June 23 1758 - Detail of the west and centre of the battlefield where the main action occured.<br>Source: Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, volume III by the German Grosser Generalstab<br>Courtesy: Tony Flores]]
  
The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,461 articles and 4,049 images.
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The '''Seven Years' War Project''' now offers free access to 2,462 articles and 4,051 images.
  
 
<big>'''Hint'''</big> Thanks mainly to the efforts of Tony Flores, we are currently improving the quality of many maps and adding new ones. Some of you might not know that the maps with the highest resolution are not displayed by default. So to get these high resolution maps, please use the following example:
 
<big>'''Hint'''</big> Thanks mainly to the efforts of Tony Flores, we are currently improving the quality of many maps and adding new ones. Some of you might not know that the maps with the highest resolution are not displayed by default. So to get these high resolution maps, please use the following example:
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...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.  
 
...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.  
  
From May 2 to 8, we have created/improved the following articles:
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From May 9 to 15, we have created/improved the following articles:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
 
*in the [[Armies]] section:
**Prussian Army
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**Austrian Army  
***[[12/39 Waldau Grenadiers]] ''improved illustration by Tony Flores''
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***[[Compagnie Lacy]] ''new by Dieter Müller''
**[[Swedish Army]] ''improved by Fabrizio Davi''
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**[[Prussian Army]] ''new references by Michael Zahn''
***[[Swedish Line Infantry Organisation]] ''improved by Fabrizio Davi''
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***[[Älvsborgs Infantry]]  ''idem''
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***[[Dalarnas Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Hälsinge Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Jönköpings Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Kronobergs Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Östgöta Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Skaraborgs Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Södermanlands Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Upplands Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Västgöta-Dals Infantry]] ''idem''
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***[[Västmanlands Infantry]] ''idem''
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*in the [[Campaigns]] section
 
*in the [[Campaigns]] section
**[[1755 - French reinforcement of Canada]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1758 - British expedition against Carillon]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
**[[1755 - British expedition against Fort Niagara]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1759 - British expedition against Quebec]] and its four sub-articles  ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
**[[1756 - French expedition against Fort Bull]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1759 - British expedition against Carillon]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
**[[1756 - Operations on Lake Ontario]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1759 - British expedition against Fort Niagara]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
**[[1756 - Operations on Lake Champlain]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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*in the [[Battles|Battles and Encounters]] section
**[[1757 - Operations on Lake George]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1758-07-08 - Battle of Carillon]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
**[[1757 - French expedition against Fort William Henry]] ''added info from Malartic's Journal''
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**[[1758-06-23 - Battle of Krefeld]] ''one new and one improved maps digitized by Tony Flores''
*in the [[Sieges]] section
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**[[1757 - Siege of Fort William Henry]] ''added info from Dunne's research paper and Malartic's Journal''
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Revision as of 15:39, 15 May 2017

Image of the week: Map of the Battle of Krefeld on June 23 1758 - Detail of the west and centre of the battlefield where the main action occured.
Source: Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, volume III by the German Grosser Generalstab
Courtesy: Tony Flores

The Seven Years' War Project now offers free access to 2,462 articles and 4,051 images.

Hint Thanks mainly to the efforts of Tony Flores, we are currently improving the quality of many maps and adding new ones. Some of you might not know that the maps with the highest resolution are not displayed by default. So to get these high resolution maps, please use the following example:

  • in the main article, click on the map, this will display a page containing a map with a higher resolution
  • just below the map, check for the links identified as Other resolutions and click on the highest resolution offered

...you'll be surprised by the quality of these maps, especially for those published recently.

From May 9 to 15, we have created/improved the following articles: