1712 – Campaign in the Alps – Allied OOB January

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Description

Order of battle of the Allied army stationed in Northern Italy at the beginning of 1712.

Commander-in-Chief: Victor Amadeus II, Duke of Savoy, seconded by Field Marshal Wirich Count Daun

  • Infantry under FZM Count Thürheim
  • Cavalry under G.d.C. Marchese Pietro Visconti
  • Artillery under Colonel von Steinberg

Summary: 70 bns, 53 sqns and 30 field guns

Imperial troops

Prussian troops

  • Infantry (11 bns)
    • Prinz von Oranien (2 bns)
    • Markgraf Heinrich (2 bns)
    • Graf Waldburg (1 bn) unidentified unit
    • Anhalt (2 bns)
    • Markgraf Christian Ludwig (2 bns)
    • Holstein (1 bn)
    • Dohna (1 bn) Jung or Alt Dohna?

Sachsen-Gotha troops

  • Infantry (2 bns)
    • Prinz Georg Wilhelm (1 bn)
    • Prinz Friedrich (1 bn)
  • Cavalry (4 sqns)
    • Prinz August vonnSachsen (2 sqns)
    • Grävendorff (2 sqns)

Savoyard troops

  • Artillery (10 guns)

References

Eberswald, H. Edler von: Spanischer Successions-Krieg. Feldzug 1712 II. Serie, V. file, Vienna 1889

Acknowledgement

Harald Skala for the compilation of the order of battle