Broissia Infanterie

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Origin and History

The regiment was raised on 3 September 1702 by N. de Broissia.

During the War of the Spanish Succession, the regiment was commanded by:

  • from 3 September 1702: N. de Broissia
  • from 1708 to 1714: N. Marquis de Fontanges

The regiment was disbanded in 1714.

Service during the War

In 1703, the regiment joined the Army of the Rhine.

By the end of the war, the regiment was posted in Flanders.


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This article incorporates texts from the following books, which are now in the public domain:

  • Susane, Louis: Histoire de l'ancienne infanterie française, J. Corréard, Paris, 1849-1856, Tome 8, p. 307