Sanguin Infanterie

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Origin and History

The regiment was raised on 6 February 1701 by Paul-Hippolyte Sanguin, Chevalier de Livry.

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

  • from 6 February 1701: Paul-Hippolyte Sanguin, Chevalier de Livry
  • from 1702 to 1706: N. de Courrières

In 1706, the regiment was transformed into garrison companies.

Service during the War

In 1701, the regiment joined the Army of Flanders.

In 1703, the regiment served with the Army of the Lower Rhine.

In 1704, the regiment was transferred to Flanders.

At the beginning of 1706, the regiment was transformed into garrison companies.

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. 289