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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP05 Sep 2017 11:49 a.m. PST

"In the Prussian army, the losses which had been attributed to the campaign of the previous year were not compensated until spring of 1793.

In the middle of March, with a view towards success a sufficient number of troops were united to the campaign under the immediate command of the Duke of Brunswick.56,000 Prussian6,000 Hessian5,500 Kurfürstlich Sächsische3,700 Darmstädtische

Of Austrian troops, six thousand men were employed for the direct co-operation of the Hohenlohe-Kirchberg corps at Trier, and to the Prussian General von Kalkreuth, while the imperial General Count Wurm. A corps of 1800 men at Heidelberg was instructed, "to be in all parts according to the direction and disposition, which is the majesty of the king, or of the supreme Commanding Duke of Brunswick, with his Corps troops will be found to be good and necessary, too behavior."…"
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Andrew Preziosi Supporting Member of TMP05 Sep 2017 3:21 p.m. PST

Cool page, Tango…thanks!

Green Tiger06 Sep 2017 2:04 a.m. PST

Excellent stuff – very interetsing.

138SquadronRAF Supporting Member of TMP06 Sep 2017 9:59 a.m. PST

Great find.

The Rhine frontier gets overlooked by many people during the Wars of the 1st and 2nd Coalition. Time to get out your copies of Phipps.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP06 Sep 2017 10:33 a.m. PST

Happy you enjoyed it my friends and dear cousin! (smile)


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