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Detailed order of battle of Prussian troops garrisoning Prussia in August 1756
 
Detailed order of battle of Prussian troops garrisoning Prussia in August 1756
  
*in the March of Brandenburg (4,764 foot excluding 491 supernumeraries)
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*In the March of Brandenburg (4,764 foot excluding 491 supernumeraries)
 
**Infantry (4 garrison bns, 5 garrison coys, 2 detachments, ''Unrangirte'' of the Garde, Invalids)
 
**Infantry (4 garrison bns, 5 garrison coys, 2 detachments, ''Unrangirte'' of the Garde, Invalids)
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment VII|Garrison Regiment VII. von Lange]] (2 bns) in Berlin
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment VII|Garrison Regiment VII. von Lange]] (2 bns) in Berlin
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***[[Prussian New Garrison Regiment|New Garrison Regiment]] (1 coy in Peitz, 2⅔ coys in Spandau, 2 coys in Cüstrin)
 
***[[Prussian New Garrison Regiment|New Garrison Regiment]] (1 coy in Peitz, 2⅔ coys in Spandau, 2 coys in Cüstrin)
 
**Artillery (1 garrison artillery detachment) in Cüstrin
 
**Artillery (1 garrison artillery detachment) in Cüstrin
*in Pomerania (2,376 foot excluding 94 supernumeraries)
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*In Pomerania (2,376 foot excluding 94 supernumeraries)
 
**Infantry (3 garrison bns, 1 garrison coy)
 
**Infantry (3 garrison bns, 1 garrison coy)
 
***[[Prussian Land Regiment 4|Land Regiment 4. von Stockhausen]] (2 bns) in Stettin
 
***[[Prussian Land Regiment 4|Land Regiment 4. von Stockhausen]] (2 bns) in Stettin
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***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment III|Garrison Regiment III. von Hellermann]] (1 bn) in Colberg
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment III|Garrison Regiment III. von Hellermann]] (1 bn) in Colberg
 
***Foreigners under 20 years old (1 detachment) in Stettin
 
***Foreigners under 20 years old (1 detachment) in Stettin
**Artillery (1 garrison artillery coy in Stettin and 1 detachment in Colberg)
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**[[Prussian Garrison Artillery|Garrison Artillery]] (1 coy in Stettin and 1 detachment in Colberg)
*in Magdeburg and Halberstadt (1,829 foot excluding 131 supernumeraries)
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*In Magdeburg and Halberstadt (1,829 foot excluding 131 supernumeraries)
 
**Infantry (2 garrison bns, 1 garrison coy)
 
**Infantry (2 garrison bns, 1 garrison coy)
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment IV|Garrison Regiment IV. von Grape]] (1 bn) in Magdeburg
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment IV|Garrison Regiment IV. von Grape]] (1 bn) in Magdeburg
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***Foreigners under 20 years old (1 detachment) in Magdeburg
 
***Foreigners under 20 years old (1 detachment) in Magdeburg
 
***[[Prussian New Garrison Regiment|New Garrison Regiment]] (1 coy) in Regenstein
 
***[[Prussian New Garrison Regiment|New Garrison Regiment]] (1 coy) in Regenstein
**Artillery (1 garrison artillery coy) in Magdeburg
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**[[Prussian Garrison Artillery|Garrison Artillery]] (1 coy) in Magdeburg
*in Westphalia (5,468 foot excluding 246 supernumeraries)
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*In Westphalia (5,468 foot excluding 246 supernumeraries)
 
**Infantry (6 infantry bns, 2 garrison bns, 1 garrison coy)
 
**Infantry (6 infantry bns, 2 garrison bns, 1 garrison coy)
 
***[[Dossow Fusiliers]] (2 bns) in Wesel
 
***[[Dossow Fusiliers]] (2 bns) in Wesel
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***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment XII|Garrison Regiment XII. von Kalckreuth]] (1 bn) in Emden
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment XII|Garrison Regiment XII. von Kalckreuth]] (1 bn) in Emden
 
***[[Prussian New Garrison Regiment|New Garrison Regiment]] (1 coy) in Mörs and Altena
 
***[[Prussian New Garrison Regiment|New Garrison Regiment]] (1 coy) in Mörs and Altena
**Artillery (1 garrison artillery coy) in Wesel
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**[[Prussian Garrison Artillery|Garrison Artillery]] (1 coy) in Wesel
*in Silesia (13,162 foot excluding 1,263 supernumeraries; 160 horse)
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*In Silesia (13,162 foot excluding 1,263 supernumeraries; 160 horse)
 
**Infantry (1 grenadier bn, 18 garrison bns, 2 battalion guns)
 
**Infantry (1 grenadier bn, 18 garrison bns, 2 battalion guns)
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment VII|Garrison Regiment VII. von Lange]] (1 bn) in Breslau
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment VII|Garrison Regiment VII. von Lange]] (1 bn) in Breslau
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***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment V|Garrison Regiment V. von Mützschefahl]] (4 bns) in Schweidnitz
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment V|Garrison Regiment V. von Mützschefahl]] (4 bns) in Schweidnitz
 
**Cavalry (4 hussar detachments: 1 in Cosel, 1 in Glatz, 1 in Neisse, 1 in Schweidnitz)
 
**Cavalry (4 hussar detachments: 1 in Cosel, 1 in Glatz, 1 in Neisse, 1 in Schweidnitz)
**Artillery (4 garrison artillery coys and 3 garrison artillery detachments, 2 miner coys)
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**[[Prussian Garrison Artillery|Garrison Artillery]] (4 coys and 3 detachments
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**Mineurs (2 coys)
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Artillery|Garrison Artillery]] (1 detachment in Breslau; 1 detachment in Brieg, 1 coy in Cosel, 1 coy in Glatz, 1 detachment in Glogau, 1 coy in Neisse, 1 coy in Schweidnitz)
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Artillery|Garrison Artillery]] (1 detachment in Breslau; 1 detachment in Brieg, 1 coy in Cosel, 1 coy in Glatz, 1 detachment in Glogau, 1 coy in Neisse, 1 coy in Schweidnitz)
***Miners (1 detachment in Cosel, 1 coy in Glatz, 1 coy in Neisse)
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***Mineurs (1 detachment in Cosel, 1 coy in Glatz, 1 coy in Neisse)
*in Prussia (2,268 foot excluding 120 supernumeraries)
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*In Prussia (2,268 foot excluding 120 supernumeraries)
 
**Infantry (3 garrison bns)
 
**Infantry (3 garrison bns)
 
***Foreigners under 20 years old (1 detachment) in Königsberg
 
***Foreigners under 20 years old (1 detachment) in Königsberg
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***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment I|Garrison Regiment I. von Luck]] (1 coy) in Gumbinnen
 
***[[Prussian Garrison Regiment I|Garrison Regiment I. von Luck]] (1 coy) in Gumbinnen
 
***[[Prussian Land Regiment 2|Land Regiment 2. Polentz]] (1 bn) in Tilsit
 
***[[Prussian Land Regiment 2|Land Regiment 2. Polentz]] (1 bn) in Tilsit
**Artillery (1 garrison artillery coy: 1 detachment in Pillau, 1 detachment in Friedrichsburg)
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**[[Prussian Garrison Artillery|Garrison Artillery]] (1 coy: 1 detachment in Pillau, 1 detachment in Friedrichsburg)
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II, ''Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen'', Part 3 ''Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763'', Vol. 1 ''Pirna und Lobositz'', Berlin, 1901, p. 195
 
Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II, ''Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen'', Part 3 ''Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763'', Vol. 1 ''Pirna und Lobositz'', Berlin, 1901, p. 195
  
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[[Category:Campaign]] [[Category:Order of Battle]]

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Detailed order of battle of Prussian troops garrisoning Prussia in August 1756

References

Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II, Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, Part 3 Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763, Vol. 1 Pirna und Lobositz, Berlin, 1901, p. 195