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Origin and History
The regiment was raised on 10 December 1702 by N. Desprèz.
During the War of the Spanish Succession, the regiment was commanded by:
- from 10 December 1702: N. Desprèz
- from 1705: N. de La Roche-Tulou
- from 1710 to 1714: N. Chevalier de Rohan
The regiment was disbanded in 1714.
Service during the War
In 1703, the regiment served with the Army of 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, pp. 310-311