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*Lieutenant-General Spada
 
*Lieutenant-General Spada
 
**[[Ville, Charles-Joseph Canon Marquis|Major-General de Ville]]'s Brigade
 
**[[Ville, Charles-Joseph Canon Marquis|Major-General de Ville]]'s Brigade
***[[Erzherzog Joseph Dragoons]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Erzherzog Joseph Dragoons]] (6 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
***[[Erzherzog Leopold Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Erzherzog Leopold Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
**Major-General Aspremont's Brigade
 
**Major-General Aspremont's Brigade
***[[Di Stampa Cuirassiers|Birkenfeld Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Di Stampa Cuirassiers|Birkenfeld Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
*Lieutenant-General Trautmannsdorf
 
*Lieutenant-General Trautmannsdorf
 
**Major-General Kolbel's Brigade
 
**Major-General Kolbel's Brigade
***[[Schmerzing Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Schmerzing Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
***[[O'Donell Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[O'Donell Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
**Major-General La Reintrie's Brigade
 
**Major-General La Reintrie's Brigade
***[[Anhalt-Zerbst Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Anhalt-Zerbst Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
||Cavalry right wing under General Prince Esterházy
 
||Cavalry right wing under General Prince Esterházy
 
*Lieutenant-General Kolowrat
 
*Lieutenant-General Kolowrat
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***[[Herzog Württemberg Dragoons]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Herzog Württemberg Dragoons]] (5 sqns)
 
**Major-General Pellegrini's Brigade
 
**Major-General Pellegrini's Brigade
***[[Infant von Portugal Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Infant von Portugal Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
**Major-General Martigny's Brigade
 
**Major-General Martigny's Brigade
***[[Sachsen-Teschen Cuirassiers|Kalckreuth Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Sachsen-Teschen Cuirassiers|Kalckreuth Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
||Cavalry Right Wing under Lieutenant-General Wollwrath
 
||Cavalry Right Wing under Lieutenant-General Wollwrath
 
*Major-General Claes (?)'s Brigade
 
*Major-General Claes (?)'s Brigade
**[[Batthyányi Dragoons]] (7 sqns)
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**[[Batthyányi Dragoons]] (6 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
 
*Major-General Le Fêvre's Brigade
 
*Major-General Le Fêvre's Brigade
 
**[[Pálffy Cuirassiers|Carl Pálffy Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns)
 
**[[Pálffy Cuirassiers|Carl Pálffy Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns)
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*Lieutenant-General Starhemberg
 
*Lieutenant-General Starhemberg
 
**Major-General Podstatzky's Brigade
 
**Major-General Podstatzky's Brigade
***[[Anspach Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Anspach Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
**Major-General Stampa's Brigade
 
**Major-General Stampa's Brigade
***[[Benedikt Daun Cuirassiers|Löwenstein Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Benedikt Daun Cuirassiers|Löwenstein Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
***[[Stampach Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Stampach Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns)
 
*Lieutenant-General Benedikt Daun
 
*Lieutenant-General Benedikt Daun
 
**Major-General Schellenberg's Brigade
 
**Major-General Schellenberg's Brigade
***[[Buccow Cuirassiers|Lucchesi Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Buccow Cuirassiers|Lucchesi Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
**Major-General Löwenstein's Brigade
 
**Major-General Löwenstein's Brigade
***[[Erzherzog Maximilian Cuirassiers|Erzherzog Ferdinand Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Erzherzog Maximilian Cuirassiers|Erzherzog Ferdinand Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
***[[Prinz Savoyen Dragoons]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Prinz Savoyen Dragoons]] (5 sqns)
 
||Cavalry Left Wing under General Stampach  
 
||Cavalry Left Wing under General Stampach  
 
*Lieutenant-General O'Donell
 
*Lieutenant-General O'Donell
 
**Major-General Berlichingen's Brigade
 
**Major-General Berlichingen's Brigade
***[[De Ville Cuirassiers|Gelhay Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[De Ville Cuirassiers|Gelhay Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
**Major-General Argout's Brigade
 
**Major-General Argout's Brigade
***[[Serbelloni Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Serbelloni Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
**Major-General Argenteau's Brigade
 
**Major-General Argenteau's Brigade
***[[Modena Cuirassiers|Alt-Modena Cuirassiers]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Modena Cuirassiers|Alt-Modena Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
 
**Major-General Lobkovitz's Brigade
 
**Major-General Lobkovitz's Brigade
***[[Kolowrat-Krakowski Dragoons]] (7 sqns)
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***[[Kolowrat-Krakowski Dragoons]] (6 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
 
***[[Liechtenstein Dragoons]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Liechtenstein Dragoons]] (5 sqns)
 
||Cavalry Left Wing under Lieutenant-General Althann
 
||Cavalry Left Wing under Lieutenant-General Althann
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**[[Saxon Karabiniergarde]] (4 sqns)
 
**[[Saxon Karabiniergarde]] (4 sqns)
 
*Major-General Castiglione's Brigade
 
*Major-General Castiglione's Brigade
**[[Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld Dragoons]] (7 sqns)
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**[[Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld Dragoons]] (6 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
 
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Latest revision as of 21:00, 11 June 2018

Hierarchical Path: Seven Years War (Main Page) >> Campaigns >> 1757 - Austrian invasion of Silesia >> Detailed order of battle of the Austrian Army in Lusatia on July 28 1757

Description

On July 28 1757, the combined armies of FM Charles de Lorraine and FM Leopold Count Daun were encamped near Zittau in Lusatia.

Units are listed from right to left.

First Line Second Line Reserve Corps
Cavalry right wing under General Lucchese Cavalry right wing under General Prince Esterházy Cavalry Right Wing under Lieutenant-General Wollwrath
Infantry under General Keuhl
  • Lieutenant-General Andlau-Birseck
    • Major-General Ursel's Brigade
    • Major-General Plunkett's Brigade
  • Lieutenant-General Sincère
    • Major-General Otterwolf's Brigade
    • Major-General Neuhoff's Brigade
  • Lieutenant-General Angern
  • Lieutenant-General Maquire
    • Major-General Unruhe's Brigade
    • Major-General Campitelli's Brigade
      • Kheul (2 bns + 2 grenadier coys)
  • Lieutenant-General Puebla
    • Major-General Reichlin's Brigade
      • Moltke (2 bns + 2 grenadier coys)
    • Major-General d'Aynse's Brigade
Infantry under General Marschall Infantry under General Colloredo
  • Lieutenant-General Arenberg
  • Lieutenant-General Wied-Runkel
    • Major-General Buttler's Brigade
    • Major-General Kinsky's Brigade
  • Lieutenant-General N. Esterházy
    • Major-General Würben (?)'s Brigade
      • Mainz (1 bn + 2 grenadier coys)
      • Wied (1 bn + 2 grenadier coys)
      • d'Arberg (1 bn + 2 grenadier coys)
      • Andlau (1 bn + 2 grenadier coys)
  • Lieutenant-General Clerici
    • Major-General Stolberg's Brigade
    • Major-General Batthyànyi's Brigade
Cavalry Left Wing under General Serbelloni Cavalry Left Wing under General Stampach Cavalry Left Wing under Lieutenant-General Althann

References

Cogswell, Neil, Journal of Horace St. Paul 1757: The Advance to Nismes, Seven Years War Association Journal Vol. XI No. 2