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|[[Erzherzog Joseph Dragoons]] (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
[[Löwenstein Dragoons]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Löwenstein Dragoons]] (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
[[Serbelloni Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Serbelloni Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[De Ville Cuirassiers|Gelhay Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[De Ville Cuirassiers|Gelhay Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
 
Kaiser Franz I  (1 bn)<br/>
 
Kaiser Franz I  (1 bn)<br/>
 
Sachsen-Hildburghausen (2 bns)<br/>
 
Sachsen-Hildburghausen (2 bns)<br/>
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Starhemberg, Emanuel (1 bn)<br/>
 
Starhemberg, Emanuel (1 bn)<br/>
 
Alt Colloredo-Waldsee (1 bn)<br/>
 
Alt Colloredo-Waldsee (1 bn)<br/>
[[O'Donell Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[O'Donell Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[Schmerzing Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Schmerzing Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[Herzog Württemberg Dragoons]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Herzog Württemberg Dragoons]] (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
[[Hessen-Darmstadt Dragoons]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Hessen-Darmstadt Dragoons]] (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
 
Kollowrat-Krakowski (1 bn)<br/>
 
Kollowrat-Krakowski (1 bn)<br/>
 
Moltke (2 bns)<br/>
 
Moltke (2 bns)<br/>
 
Los Rios (1 bn)
 
Los Rios (1 bn)
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||[[Batthyányi Dragoons]] (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
[[Erzherzog Leopold Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Erzherzog Leopold Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[Stampach Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Stampach Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[Anhalt-Zerbst Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Anhalt-Zerbst Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
 
Carl Lothringen (1 bn)<br/>
 
Carl Lothringen (1 bn)<br/>
 
Waldeck (2 bns)<br/>
 
Waldeck (2 bns)<br/>
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Puebla (2 bns)<br/>
 
Puebla (2 bns)<br/>
 
Mercy-Argenteau (2 bns)<br/>
 
Mercy-Argenteau (2 bns)<br/>
[[Anspach Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Anspach Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[Erzherzog Maximilian Cuirassiers|Erzherzog Ferdinand Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Erzherzog Maximilian Cuirassiers|Erzherzog Ferdinand Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld Dragoons]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld Dragoons]] (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
 
Gaisruck (2 bns)<br/>
 
Gaisruck (2 bns)<br/>
 
Jung Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (2 bns)<br/>
 
Jung Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (2 bns)<br/>
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de Wallis (François) (2 bns)<br/>
 
de Wallis (François) (2 bns)<br/>
 
Neuberg (''probably Neipperg'') (2 bns)<br/>
 
Neuberg (''probably Neipperg'') (2 bns)<br/>
[[Benedikt Daun Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Benedikt Daun Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[Kolowrat-Krakowski Dragoons]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Kolowrat-Krakowski Dragoons]] (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
[[Di Stampa Cuirassiers|Birkenfeld Cuirassiers]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Di Stampa Cuirassiers|Birkenfeld Cuirassiers]] (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)<br/>
[[Althann Dragoons]] (6 sqns)<br/>
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[[Althann Dragoons]] (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
Kolowrat-Krakowski Dragoons (6 sqns)<br/>
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Kolowrat-Krakowski Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)<br/>
 
''N.B.: last unit recorded twice''
 
''N.B.: last unit recorded twice''
 
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Revision as of 15:57, 11 June 2018

Hierarchical Path: Main Page >> Campaigns >> 1758 - Prussian invasion of Moravia >> Austrian OOB August

Introduction

In 1758, after the failure of the Prussian invasion of Moravia, Daun followed the main Prussian in its retreat through Bohemia. By August 2, the main Austrian army was encamped at Jaromirs.

Austrian order of battle (as per Jomini)

Summary: 75 bns, 120 sqns (not counting 12 grenadier bns, carabiniers, grenzer troops, hussars and other detachment)

First Line Second Line Reserve
Erzherzog Joseph Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)

Löwenstein Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
Serbelloni Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Gelhay Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Kaiser Franz I (1 bn)
Sachsen-Hildburghausen (2 bns)
Botta d'Adorno (2 bns)
Königsegg (1 bn)
Pálffy, ???Leopold or Johann??? (2 bns)
Clerici (2 bns)
Alt Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (2 bns)
Hoch und Deutschmeister (2 bns)
Browne, Jos. (2 bns)
Bayreuth (2 bns)
Bethlen (1 bn)
Starhemberg, Emanuel (1 bn)
Alt Colloredo-Waldsee (1 bn)
O'Donell Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Schmerzing Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Herzog Württemberg Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
Hessen-Darmstadt Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
Kollowrat-Krakowski (1 bn)
Moltke (2 bns)
Los Rios (1 bn)

Batthyányi Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)

Erzherzog Leopold Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Stampach Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Anhalt-Zerbst Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Carl Lothringen (1 bn)
Waldeck (2 bns)
Daun, Leopold (2 bns)
Kheul (2 bns)
Andlau (1 bn)
Türheim (2 bns)
Esterházy, Josef (2 bns)
Bathyany (2 bns)
Forgách (2 bns)
Puebla (2 bns)
Mercy-Argenteau (2 bns)
Anspach Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Erzherzog Ferdinand Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
Gaisruck (2 bns)
Jung Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (2 bns)
Harrach, J. (2 bns)

Daun, Heinrich (2 bns)

de Ligne (2 bns)
Pallavicini (1 bn)
Luzan (2 bns)
Baden-Durlach (1 bn)
Wied-Runkel (2 bns)
Kurmainz (1 bn)
Rot Würzburg (1 bn)
Arenberg (2 bns)
Harsch (2 bns)
Baden-Baden (2 bns)
de Wallis (François) (2 bns)
Neuberg (probably Neipperg) (2 bns)
Benedikt Daun Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Kolowrat-Krakowski Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
Birkenfeld Cuirassiers (5 sqns + 1 carabinier coy)
Althann Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
Kolowrat-Krakowski Dragoons (5 sqns + 1 horse grenadier coy)
N.B.: last unit recorded twice

References

Jomini, Henri, Traité des grandes opérations militaires, 2ème édition, 2ème partie, Magimel, Paris: 1811, pp. 66-135