1756 - Prussian operations in Eastern Bohemia – Austrian OOB Piccolomini

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Hierarchical Path: Seven Years War (Main Page) >> Campaigns >> 1756 - Prussian operations in Eastern Bohemia >> Detailed order of battle of the Austrian Corps of FZM Piccolomini in September 1756

Description

In September 1756, Feldzeugmeister Piccolomini led a small Austrian army (17,000 men) based between Prerau (present-day Přerov) and Olmütz (present-day Olomouc) in Moravia.

Detail of Piccolomini's Corps
Regular Infantry

(1) The grenadiers companies of these regiments
were with the Austrian main army at Lobositz (present-day Lovosice)

Heavy Cavalry

Light Cavalry

(2) The horse grenadier companies of these regiments
were with the Austrian Main Army at Lobositz

References

Großer Generalstab, Die Kriege Friedrichs des Großen. Dritter Teil: Der Siebenjährige Krieg 1756–1763, Vol. 5, Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II, Berlin, 1901-1914