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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP10 Sep 2021 4:04 p.m. PST

"Although the quality of the Austrian cavalry was very good, its impact on the wars with Napoleon was much less than was hoped for. The light cavalry in particular was often praised, yet it was poorly used, often being little more than a support for the infantry rather than a powerful force in its own right on the battlefield. Although it was the hussars that were the most famous of the Austrian light cavalry, the Empire gradually raised more regiments of uhlans as the wars progressed, and these too proved to be effective horsemen…"






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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian10 Sep 2021 8:56 p.m. PST

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Personal logo SHaT1984 Supporting Member of TMP11 Sep 2021 4:24 a.m. PST

But they hae a standard, and we know, they didn't! How could a European company get it wrong? Or did they?

Desperate Dan11 Sep 2021 2:50 p.m. PST

SHat1984: you're right, the Uhlans didn't carry standards.
Love the laid-back look of the cross-armed officer, puffing on his cigar..

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP11 Sep 2021 3:23 p.m. PST

Me too!!!….


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