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==Description==
 
==Description==
  
By October 21, [[Frederick II|Frederick]]'s Army was deployed in Saxony as well on the frontier with Western Bohemia.
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By October 21, [[Frederick II|Frederick]]'s Army was deployed in Saxony and on the frontier with Western Bohemia.
  
 
Summary: 70 bns, 1 grenadier coy, 1 foot jäger coy, 101 sqns
 
Summary: 70 bns, 1 grenadier coy, 1 foot jäger coy, 101 sqns
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*around Pirna
 
*around Pirna
**in the camp near Gross-Sedlitz under [[Brandenburg-Schwedt, Karl Friedrich Albrecht, Markgrave zu|General of Infantry Margrave Karl]] (19 bns, 1 grennadier coy, 1 jäger coy)
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**in the camp near Gross-Sedlitz under [[Brandenburg-Schwedt, Karl Friedrich Albrecht, Markgrave zu|General of Infantry Margrave Karl]] (19 bns, 1 grenadier coy, 1 jäger coy)
 
***[[9/10 Möllendorff Grenadiers|Grenadier Battalion Möllendorff]] (1 bn)
 
***[[9/10 Möllendorff Grenadiers|Grenadier Battalion Möllendorff]] (1 bn)
 
***[[Prinz von Preußen Infantry]] (2 bns)
 
***[[Prinz von Preußen Infantry]] (2 bns)
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***[[Prinz Moritz Infantry]] (2 bns)
 
***[[Prinz Moritz Infantry]] (2 bns)
 
***[[Prussian Grenadier Garde|Grenadier Garde]] (1 bn)
 
***[[Prussian Grenadier Garde|Grenadier Garde]] (1 bn)
***[[I.Leibgarde|I.Leibgarde Bataillon]] (1 bn including its grenadier coy)
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***[[I.Leibgarde|I.Leibgarde Battalion]] (1 bn including its grenadier coy)
 
***[[II. and III. Garde]] (2 bns)  
 
***[[II. and III. Garde]] (2 bns)  
 
***[[Winterfeldt Infantry]] (2 bns)
 
***[[Winterfeldt Infantry]] (2 bns)
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***[[Driesen Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Driesen Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Markgraf Friedrich von Brandenburg Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Markgraf Friedrich von Brandenburg Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns)
**in camp near Tschischkowitz under [[Braunschweig-Bevern, August Wilhelm, Duke of|Duke of Braunschweig-Bevern]] (4 bns, 15 sqns, 600 commandeered cuirassiers)
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**in camp near Tschischkowitz under [[Braunschweig-Bevern, August Wilhelm, Duke of|Duke of Braunschweig-Bevern]] (4 bns, 15 sqns, 600 picked cuirassiers)
 
***[[17/22 Puttkamer Grenadiers|Grenadier Battalion Puttkamer]] (1 bn)
 
***[[17/22 Puttkamer Grenadiers|Grenadier Battalion Puttkamer]] (1 bn)
 
***[[Braunschweig Infantry|II./Braunschweig Infantry]] (1 bn)
 
***[[Braunschweig Infantry|II./Braunschweig Infantry]] (1 bn)
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***[[Oertzen Dragoons|Katte Dragoons]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Oertzen Dragoons|Katte Dragoons]] (5 sqns)
 
***[[Szekely Hussars]] (10 sqns including 200 men detached to Tetschen)
 
***[[Szekely Hussars]] (10 sqns including 200 men detached to Tetschen)
***Commandeered Cuirassiers (600 men)
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***Picked Cuirassiers (600 men)
 
*cantoned behind the Biela River near Klinay under [[Frederick II]] (4 bns, 11 sqns)
 
*cantoned behind the Biela River near Klinay under [[Frederick II]] (4 bns, 11 sqns)
 
**[[15/18 Bülow Grenadiers|Grenadier Battalion Bülow]] (1 bn)
 
**[[15/18 Bülow Grenadiers|Grenadier Battalion Bülow]] (1 bn)
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**[[21/27 Lengefeld Grenadiers|Grenadier-Battalion Lengefeld]] (1 bn)
 
**[[21/27 Lengefeld Grenadiers|Grenadier-Battalion Lengefeld]] (1 bn)
 
**[[41/44 Gemmingen Grenadiers|III. "Standing" Grenadier Battalion Gemmingen]] (1 bn)
 
**[[41/44 Gemmingen Grenadiers|III. "Standing" Grenadier Battalion Gemmingen]] (1 bn)
*in Dux
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*in Dux (1 bn, 10 sqns)
 
**[[19/25 Ramin Grenadiers|Grenadier Battalion Ramin]] (1 bn)
 
**[[19/25 Ramin Grenadiers|Grenadier Battalion Ramin]] (1 bn)
 
**[[Zieten Hussars]] (10 sqns)
 
**[[Zieten Hussars]] (10 sqns)
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Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II, ''Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen'', Part 3 ''Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763'', Vol. 1 ''Pirna und Lobositz'', Berlin, 1901, Anhang 57, p. 370a
 
Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II, ''Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen'', Part 3 ''Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763'', Vol. 1 ''Pirna und Lobositz'', Berlin, 1901, Anhang 57, p. 370a
  
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[[Category:Campaign]] [[Category:Order of Battle]]

Latest revision as of 11:12, 9 November 2019

Hierarchical Path: Seven Years War (Main Page) >> Campaigns >> 1756 - Prussian invasion of Saxony >> Detailed order of battle of the Prussian Army of Frederick on October 21 1756

Description

By October 21, Frederick's Army was deployed in Saxony and on the frontier with Western Bohemia.

Summary: 70 bns, 1 grenadier coy, 1 foot jäger coy, 101 sqns

In Saxony

On the border of western Bohemia

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, Anhang 57, p. 370a