Villequier Infanterie

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Origin and History

The regiment was raised on 3 February 1706 by N. de Villequier.

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

  • from 3 February 1706: N. de Villequier
  • from 1709: N. Le Tellier
  • from 1712 to 31 December 1713: N. de La Motte

The regiment was disbanded on 31 December 1713.

Service during the War

From 1706, the regiment garrisoned various places in Flanders.

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. 315