Napoleon Series Archive 2003

Blucher Korps
In Response To: Additional information. ()

Steven,

As promised the Ordre de Bataille des Blücherschen Korps. is as follows, (please excuse any typo's as it is in old German Gothic font and rather hard to decipher):

General-Lieutenant von Blücher.
Oberst von Scharnhorst.

1. Korps des G.L. v. Winning.
Avantgarde.
General-Major v. Pletz.
½ reit. Batt.
10 Schwadr. Pletz-Hus.
6 kp. Jäger.
F.B. Bila.
F.B. Webel.
F.B. Kayserling.
5 Schwadr. Köhler-Hus.
300 Pferde v. Schmude.
200 Pferde v. Kendell.

Division Pelet.
General-Major v. Zweiffel.
6 pfdige Batt. Thadden.
Rgt. Kunheim.
Rgt. Borke.
Rgt. Tschammer.

Division Oels.
12 pfb. Batt. Kühenmann.
Rgt. Oels.
Rgt. Owstien.

General-Major v. Rudorf.
½ reit. Batt. Wegener.
10 Schwadr. Rudorf-Hus.

½ reit. Batt. Heidenreich.
5 Schwdr. König v. Bayern Dragoner.
5 Schwdr. Irwing Drag.
100 Pferde v. Wurmb.

2. Korps (G.L. v. Blücher.)
Avantgarde
General-Major v. Oswald.
reit. Batterie Scholten
10 Schwadr. Usedom-Hus.
Reite von
Weimarschen Jägern.
F.B. Oswald.
Greiffenberg.
Kloch.
Hinrichs.
Knorr.
10 Schwadr. Blücher-Hus.

Division Natzmer.
General-Major von Kaufberg.
5pfd. Batt. Lange.
Rgt. Natzmer,
Regmt. Manstein,
Regmt. Jung-Larisch.
Regmt. Kaufberg.

½ 12pfb. Batt.
Gren.-Bat. Borstell.
Gren.-Bat. Gaudi.
Gren.-Bat. Vieregg.
Gren.-Bat. Schmeling.
1 Bat. Arnim.
Regmt. Kalkreuth.
½ Bat. Alt-Larisch.
Gren.-Bat. Hallmann.
½ Gren.-Bat. Rabiel.

General-Major v. Beeren.
½ reit. Batt.
5 Schwadr. Herzberg-Dr.
5 Schwadr. Beeren-Kür.

General-Major v. Wobeser.
½ reit. Batt.
5 Schwadr. Heyking-Drg.
2 Schwadr. Wobeser-Drg.

Note here too the battery appears to be Scholten or Schotten. First of two letters appears differently than in the French text. In looking at the gothic lettering, it is easy to see how some of the French spelling errors took place.

v/r Greg

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