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Personal logo green beanie Supporting Member of TMP26 Jan 2019 5:52 a.m. PST

What did the Napoleonic Russian national flag look like? Say a flag flying about a fort? I have only seen the Regt. flags.

Steamingdave226 Jan 2019 6:50 a.m. PST

Does this help?

link

138SquadronRAF Supporting Member of TMP26 Jan 2019 8:06 a.m. PST

Dark Blue St. Andrew's Cross on a White Field was the Naval Ensign, which would work.

Artilleryman26 Jan 2019 10:51 a.m. PST

Two headed eagle on a yellow background is the one I think.

Wherethestreetshavnoname26 Jan 2019 11:48 a.m. PST

this
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Herce Salon de Guerre26 Jan 2019 2:36 p.m. PST

It really depends upon the unit who Garrisoned the fortress, no generic flags were issued.

a great E-book discussing this

Uniforms of Russian army during the Napoleonic war Vol. 7: Flags and Standards 1796-1801

Aleksandr Vasilevich Viskovatov and Mark Conrad

cheers
Matt

Personal logo green beanie Supporting Member of TMP27 Jan 2019 5:53 a.m. PST

Thanks. I think I will go with the Imperial Standard (Yellow flag with black two headed eagle).

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