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The Napoleon Series > Publications > Despeche In English

Uniforms and Armies of Bygone Days


Year 1: No. 1


These articles previously appeared in Issue 1 of the German-language magazine Depesche, which is published by our partner, Napoleon Online. We appreciate the kindness of the editor, Markus Stein, for giving us permission to publish the translation.


Table of Contents

13th Hussar Regiment  (Jérôme Napoléon) by Markus Stein and Edmund Wagner


Musicians of the “Red Lancers”  Markus Stein and Michel Baptiste  


Prussian Horse Artillery in the Campaign of 1815 Part I by Uwe Ehmke and Edmund Wagner


The 3rd Line Regiment and Its White Uniform by Hans-Karl Weiβ       


The Trophies of Austerlitz  by Markus Stein and Jacques Leparquois


The 7th Neapolitan Infantry Regiment 1811 – 1814 by Markus Gärtner  


Unless otherwise noted, the drawings are taken from the French language work Autour du drapeau by Lucien Sergent.



Editor: Markus Stein                                                                     

Translated by: Justin Howard


Placed on the Napoleon Series: March 2010