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Tango0130 Nov 2019 9:46 p.m. PST

Nice Eye Candy here….

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Hope you enjoy!

Amicalement
Armand

Pauls Bods01 Dec 2019 7:18 a.m. PST

The hussars in yellow. What reg were they?

Tango0101 Dec 2019 3:23 p.m. PST

Good question… (smile)

Some Trumpeters …?


Amicalement
Armand

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2019 3:26 p.m. PST

According to my copy of Funcken, none of the 10 or 11 French Napoleonic hussar regiments wore yellow.

Jim

Pauls Bods02 Dec 2019 9:08 a.m. PST

I´m no expert on Hussars uniforms but I can´t recall ever seeing the yellow jackets with yellow trousers. I´ve done a search but can´t find any napoleonic or other that wore entirely yellow. Looks kinda good though.

Olaf 0302 Dec 2019 11:55 a.m. PST

I did not look at the link and I can't speak for Napoleonic hussars, but the Russians had a hussar unit that had yellow pants and jackets during the seven years war. I believe the regiment name is Zholtiy

Pauls Bods03 Dec 2019 9:05 a.m. PST

Nice one Olaf. Zhóltiy Hussarskiy (Yellow Hussars)
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The black edging on the russian hussars Looks way better than the White on the ones on the link. Great Colour scheme for a hussar reg in my Imagi-Nation

Personal logo SHaT1984 Supporting Member of TMP05 Dec 2019 6:10 p.m. PST

And why exactly would a bunch of Russian hussars be concerned with the womenfolk when surrounded by French soldiery???

I do wish the guy would get rid of that abysmal banner he uses- Indian headress on a soldier? Both guys twins look like they've recently picked their noses…
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Brownand14 Dec 2019 12:47 p.m. PST

The napolitan guard hussars had afaik this yellow uniform between 1810 and 1812

Dr Jeckyll15 Dec 2019 6:43 a.m. PST

They are the Neapolitan Guard Hussars. In one of the last pictures you see the unit from another angle and there is a flag bearer carrying a Kingdom of Naples flag.

Robert le Diable16 Dec 2019 12:08 a.m. PST

Guys, sir?! Are these not superior officers de la Republique Francaise? Some interesting visual material in these postings/links, Tango. Just going to brush my feathered bonnet, Good Luck.

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