La Faille Infanterie

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Origin and History

This Walloon regiment was raised on 2 January 1702 by N. de La Faille.

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

  • from 2 January 1702 to 1709: N. de La Faille

The regiment was disbanded in 1709.

Service during the War

In 1702, the regiment joined the Army of Flanders.

In 1708, the regiment took part in the capture of Ghent.

In 1709, the regiment was disbanded.


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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. 291