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Personal logo paxx88 Supporting Member of TMP14 Jan 2018 9:52 a.m. PST

Hi all just starting a new page on my Blog of pictures of French Line and Non-Line regiments.

Thanks for looking:


wrgmr114 Jan 2018 7:00 p.m. PST

Wonderful work as usual Paxx!

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP14 Jan 2018 7:17 p.m. PST

Very nice, and I have a soft spot for the 33rd. Probably right about the Eylau story, but surely something happened for His Imperial Majesty to change course so abruptly.

MagnusPloug215 Jan 2018 2:20 p.m. PST

They look really nice! Had never heard of this white uniform but now I need to paint one.

Do you guys know if any infantry regiments still wore the white uniform into Russia in 1812.
I know that Napoleon instituted a return to the blue uniforms in 1807 after Eylau – but was wondering if this was followed 100% or if any of the regiments kept the white uniform into 1812

Any knowledge out there?

MagnusPloug222 Jan 2018 3:10 p.m. PST

Such an abundance of knowledge available in here that I will give my question above a second "go"..

Is there any chance or indications that the white uniform was kept by some of the regiments well after 1807?

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