1759 - Swedish campaign in Pomerania – Dohna’s Prussian Army OOB mid-April

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Hierarchical Path: Seven Years War (Main Page) >> Campaigns >> 1759 - Swedish campaign in Pomerania >> Detailed order of battle of Dohna's Army in mid-April 1759

Description

Commander-in-chief: Lieutenant-General von Manteuffel, as interim commander during the illness of Lieutenant-General zu Dohna

By mid-April 1759, the Prussian army of Lieutenant-General zu Dohna in Pomerania counted 26 bns, 35 sqns, for a total of 23,100 men and 750 artillerymen with 56 field pieces.

Infantry (26 bns)

Cavalry (35 sqns)

Field Artillery (750 men) serving the field artillery pieces and the battalion guns

  • Field Artillery (56 pieces)
    • 19 x “Austrian style” 12 pdr-guns
    • 18 x light 12-pdr guns
    • 1 x 24-pdr gun
    • 15 x 7-pdr howitzers
    • 1 x 10-pdr howitzer
    • 2 x 18-pdr howitzers
  • Battalion Guns (52 pieces)

References

Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II: Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, Part 3 Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763, Vol. 9 Bergen, Berlin, 1911, Anlage 2 and p. 40,