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Hierarchical Path: War of the Spanish Succession (Main Page) >> Armies >> French Army >> Desmarets Infanterie
Origin and History
The regiment was raised on 3 September 1702 by N. Desmarets.
During the War of the Spanish Succession, the regiment was commanded by:
- from 3 September 1702: N. Desmarets
- from 1709 to 1714: N. de Verseilles
The regiment was disbanded in 1714.
Service during the War
Throughout the war, the regiment assumed garrison duty in Flanders.
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