1760 - Austro-Russian campaign in Silesia – Prussian OoB early June

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Hierarchical Path: Seven Years War (Main Page) >> Campaigns >> 1760 - Austro-Russian campaign in Silesia >> Detailed order of the Prussian forces operating in Silesia]] in early June 1760

Description

Field Army

Commander-in-Chief: General of Infantry Baron de la Motte-Fouqué

Summary: 19 bns and 18 sqns with 40 heavy artillery pieces for a total of approx. 14,500 men

Infantry (19 bns)

Cavalry (18 sqns)

Heavy Artillery (40 pieces)

  • 10 x heavy 12-pdr guns
  • 10 x light 12-pdr guns
  • 10 x 6-pdr guns
  • 10 x 7-pdr and 10-pdr howitzers

Garrisons in the Silesian Fortresses

In Breslau (approx. 3,800 men under Major-General von Tauentzien)

In Schweidnitz (approx. 4,100 men under Major-General von Zastrow)

In Neisse (approx. 4,000 men under Lieutenant-General von Tresckow)

In Cosel (approx. 2,200 men under Lieutenant-General von Lattorff)

In Glatz (approx. 3,200 men under Lieutenant-Colonel d'O)

In Brieg (approx. 800 men under Lieutenant-Colonel von Sass)

In Glogau (approx. 1,200 men under Major von Lichnowsky)

References

Grosser Generalstab Kriegsgeschichtliche Abteilung II: Die Kriege Friedrichs des Grossen, Part 3 Der siebenjährige Krieg 1756-1763, Vol. 12 Landeshut und Liegnitz, Berlin, 1913, Anlage 2