1703 – Campaign in Northern Italy – French Vendôme OOB 1 July

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Description

Order of battle of Vendôme's French troops destined to the expedition in Tyrol, on 1 July 1703.

Commander-in-chief: Louis Joseph, Duc de Vendôme

Summary: 32 bns and 29 sqns

French Infantry (32 bns)

  • La Marine (3 bns)
  • Auvergne (2 bns)
  • Leuville (2 bns)
  • Sault (2 bns)
  • Lyonnais (2 bns)
  • Anjou (2 bns)
  • Grancey (1 bn)
  • Royal des Vaisseaux (3 bns)
  • Perche (1 bn)
  • Bourgogne (2 bns)
  • Sourches (1 bn)
  • Médoc (1 bn)
  • Bresse (1 bn)
  • Île-de-France (1 bn)
  • Bassigny (1 bn)
  • Beaujolais (1 bn)
  • I./Berthelot (1 bn)
  • Dillon (1 bn)
  • Galmoy (1 bn)
  • Bourk (1 bn)
  • Fitz-Gerald (1 bn)

French Artillery

French Cavalry (29 sqns)

  • Colonel-Général (3 sqns)
  • Cuirassiers (3 sqns)
  • Royal-Carabiniers (4 sqns)
  • Anjou (2 sqns)
  • Desclos (2 sqns)
  • Ruffey (2 sqns)
  • Grammont (2 sqns) former Montpeyroux Cavalerie
  • Uzès (2 sqns)
  • Dauphin Dragons (3 sqns)
  • Héron Dragons (3 sqns)
  • Languedoc Dragons (3 sqns)

References

Pelet and François Eugène de Vault: Mémoires militaires relatifs à la Succession d'Espagne sous Louis XIV, Vol. 3 pp. 826-827