1759 - Swedish campaign in Pomerania – Swedish Army OOB August

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By August 21, 1759 the Swedish was deployed as follows.

Main army under General Jacob Albrekt Lantingshausen on the Peene River

Infantry (5,190 men)

Cavalry (3,709 men)

Artillery (1,221 men)

Garrison of Stralsund (2,106 men) including outposts at Damgarten, Tribsees, Greifswald, Wolgast and on the Ruden Island

Expedition against Usedom under Lieutenant-General Fredrik Axel Count Fersen

Infantry (3,474 men)

Cavalry (270 men)


Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II: Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, Part 3 Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763, Vol. 11 Minden und Maxen, Berlin, 1912, Anhang 13