1711 – Campaign in Catalonia – French OOB Noailles March

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Description

In March 1711, the French army of the Duc de Noailles (23 bns and 37 sqns) was in its winter-quarters in Ampurdán (present-day Empordà) and Roussillon.

Forces in Ampurdán

Commander-in-Chief: Maréchal Duc de Noailles seconded by Lieutenant-General Comte Fiennes, Lieutenant-General de Guerchy and Comte Murray

Infantry (14 bns)

Cavalry (18 sqns)

  • Anjou Cavalerie (3 sqns)
  • Berry Cavalerie (3 sqns)
  • Flesché Cavalerie (3 sqns)
  • Puttange Cavalerie (2 sqns)
  • Prince de Vaudémont Cavalerie (2 sqns)
  • Parabère Cavalerie (3 sqns)
  • Germinon Cavalerie (2 sqns)

Forces in Roussillon and north of the Pyrenees

Infantry (9 bns)

Cavalry (19 sqns)

  • Languedoc Dragons (3 sqns)
  • Bouville Dragons (3 sqns)
  • Chazelles Dragons (3 sqns)
  • Bozelli Dragons (2 sqns)
  • Croi Cavalerie (2 sqns)
  • La Ferronays Cavalerie (2 sqns)
  • Duc de Noailles Cavalerie (2 sqns)
  • Marquis de Noailles Cavalerie (2 sqns)

References

Frhr. Mühlwerth-Gärtner: Spanischer Successions-Krieg. Feldzug 1711, II. Serie, IV. file, Vienna 1887

Acknowledgements

Harald Skala for the initial version of this article