1703 – Franco-Bavarian advance on the Danube – Imperialist OOB Baden June

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Description

By 17 June 1703, the Margrave of Baden had assembled a large Imperialist army at Gross-Süssen.

Commander-in-Chief: Margrave Ludwig Wilhelm of Baden-Baden, seconded by Field-Marshall Count Limburg-Styrum

Summary: 29 bns and 81 sqns

First Line Second Line
Cavalry Right Wing under FZM Count Castell
FML Baron Zanthe
  • Baron Bibra’s Brigade
    • Austrian Limburg-Styrum Dragoons (6 sqns)
    • Austrian Gronsfeld Cuirassiers (6 sqns)
    • Würburger Bibra Infantry (2 bns)
  • Horn’s Brigade
    • Würburger Fuchs Infantry (2 bns)
    • Austrian Hessen-Darmstadt Cuirassiers (2 sqns) ???Alt or Jung???
    • Austrian Zanthe Cuirassiers (6 sqns)
FML Duke of Württemberg
  • Württemberg Dragoons (3 sqns) probably Fuggers Dragoons
  • Austrian Cusani Cuirassiers (6 sqns)
  • Württemberg (2 bns) unidentified unit
  • Swabian Roth (1 bn) unidentified unit
Centre under FZM Landgrave of Fürstenberg seconded by Baron Sculenburg
Wostromirski’s Brigade
  • Saxon Königin (1 bn)
  • Saxon Churprinz (1 bn)
  • Saxon Wostromirski (1 bn)
  • Saxon Wackerbarth (1 bn)
  • Saxon Leib-Regiment (1 bn) aka Thielau

Bevern’s Brigade

  • Saxon Sacken (1 bn)
  • Hanoverian Bernstorf (2 bns)
  • Brunswicker Bevern (1 bn) unidentified unit
  • Upper Rhine (2 bns) unidentified unit
Fürst Oettingen’s Brigade
  • Merheim Dragoons (3 sqns) unidentified unit
  • Swabian Stauffenberg Cuirassiers (3 sqns)
  • Württemberg Erbprinz Cavalry (3 sqns)
  • Swabian Oettingen Dragoons (3 sqns) unidentified unit
Cavalry Left Wing under FZM Count von Gronsfeld seconded by Fürst Hohenzollern
Durlach’s Brigade
  • Saxon Jordan Cuirassiers (4 sqns)
  • Churprinz Cuirassiers (4 sqns)
  • Leib-Regiment des Königs (4 sqns)
  • Swabian Baden Durlach (2 bns)

Reischach’s Brigade

  • Swabian Baden Baden (2 bns)
  • Austrian Hohenzollern Cuirassiers (6 sqns)
  • Würzburger Schad Dragoons (1 sqn)
  • Austrian Castell Dragoons (4 sqns)
Stauffenberg’s Brigade
  • Württemberg (2 bns) unidentified unit
  • Swabian Reischach (2 bns)
  • ??? Stetten Dragoons (4 sqns) unidentified unit
  • ??? Bevern (1 sqn) unidentified unit
  • ??? Völkly (2 sqns) unidentified unit
  • Hanoverian Bothmer Dragoons (4 sqns)

Reserve

Baron Neipperg

  • Mercy Cuirassiers (6 sqns) unidentified unit
  • Converged Grenadiers (3 bns)

References

  • Abtheilung für Kriegsgeschichte des k. k. Kriegs-Archives: Feldzüge des Prinzen Eugen von Savoyen, Series 1, Vol. 5, Vienna 1878, Beilage 45