1759 – French offensive in West Germany – Ferdinand OOB Spring
This article is derived from tables published by Christian Rogge in "The French & Allied Armies in Germany during the Seven Years War" which Christian has kindly authorised us to publish here.
Detailed order of battle of Ferdinand of Brunswick' army operating in Hesse during the first half of 1759.
Summary: 25 bns, 43 sqns and light troops
|First Line||Second Line||Reserve|
|Cavalry Right Wing under lord Granby|
|Mostyn Division||Finckenstein Brigade|
|Prince of Holstein Division
Prince of Anhalt Division
Hereditary Prince Division
|Wutginau Division||Freytag Reserve
|Cavalry Left Wing under prince Ysenburg|
Rogge, Christian, The French & Allied Armies in Germany during the Seven Years War, Frankfurt, 2006