von Forcade regiment S.Y.W.

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von Forcade regiment S.Y.W.

Post by nevermore » Fri Oct 17, 2014 6:04 pm

von Forcade regiment S.Y.W.

On July 21 1762, the regiment took part in the Battle of Burkersdorf where it was deployed on the right wing under Lieutenant-General Manteuffel. From August to September, the regiment was present at the siege and recapture of Schweidnitz. By October 14, it formed part of Manteuffel's Corps posted at Barsdorf.

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In July 1760, the regiment was present at the unsuccessful Siege of Dresden. On August 20, it took part in the Combat of Strehla where it defended the field fortifications on the plateau. On November 3, it fought in the Battle of Torgau.

On July 21 1762, the regiment took part in the Battle of Burkersdorf. From August to September, it was at the siege and recapture of Schweidnitz.


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Re: von Forcade regiment S.Y.W.

Post by Admin Fella » Tue Oct 21, 2014 7:15 am

Great effort to make this up. :)

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Re: von Forcade regiment S.Y.W.

Post by nevermore » Wed Oct 22, 2014 12:24 am

Yea i worked hard at them,i think i got them right and decided to do all the Prussian flags during this period.

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