Clermont Infanterie

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Origin and History

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

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

  • from 3 September 1702: N. de Clermont
  • from 14 January 1705: Nicolas-Léon Phelippes de La Houssaye
  • from 8 April 1706 to 1713: Charles Marquis de Vassan

In 1713, the regiment was incorporated into Royal Infanterie.

Service during the War

In 1704, the regiment served with the Army of the Rhine.

Uniform

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Colours

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References

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. 308