The uniforms of the Prussian army under Frederick the Great from 1740 to 1786 by Daniel Hohrath

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Published by Militaria in Vienna .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Uniforms,
  • Catalogs,
  • Military uniforms,
  • Military History,
  • Prussia (Germany),
  • Prussia (Germany). Armee,
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

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StatementDaniel Hohrath ; with contributions by Judith Zimmer and Elisabeth Boxberger
ContributionsZimmer, Judith, Boxberger, Elisabeth, Deutsches Historisches Museum
Classifications
LC ClassificationsUC485.P7 H65 2012
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (151; 672 p.) :
Number of Pages672
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25306256M
ISBN 103902526513
ISBN 109783902526519
LC Control Number2011491450
OCLC/WorldCa779253975

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The Prussian Army had its roots in the core mercenary forces of Brandenburg during the Thirty Years' War of – Elector Frederick William developed it into a viable standing army, while King Frederick William I of Prussia dramatically increased its size and improved its doctrines.

King Frederick the Great, a formidable battle commander, led the disciplined Prussian troops to victory. The only battle the Prussian army fought during the Great Northern War was Stresow and a separate page shows the participating regiments uniforms at Stresow.

The numbering of the regiments is the same as the one introduced when Frederick the Great was king (). King Frederick II (Friedrich), known to history as Frederick the Great, ascended the throne of Prussia in Frederick the Great would lead the disciplined Prussian troops to victory during the 18th century Silesian Wars and greatly increase the prestige of the Kingdom of Prussia in the process.

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Defeat. Frederick the Great's successor, his nephew Frederick William II (–97), relaxed conditions in Prussia and had little interest in war. He delegated responsibility to the aged Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick, and the army began to degrade in by veterans of the Silesian Wars, the Prussian Army was ill-equipped to deal with Revolutionary France.

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Prussian Civil Code, byname of German Allgemeines Landrecht, (“General State Law”), the law of the Prussian states, begun during the reign of Frederick the Great (–86) but not promulgated until under his successor, Frederick William was to be enforced wherever it did not conflict with local customs.

The code was adopted by other German states in the 19th century and. ; promoted evolution of Prussia's bureaucracy, obsessed with the army and created Canton System, created a special unit of soldiers that were really tall General Directory created by Frederick William I, chief administrative agent of the central gov't, supervising military, police, economic, and.

The Prussian light infantry branch was founded in the reign of Frederick the Great () and continued to develop from then onwards. It was the light troops of the Austrian army, the Croatian border soldiers, which so impressed Frederick in the Seven Years War that he considered it necessary to create an effective counter-force.

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Crazy, vindictive and nasty, but still great. Frederick II’s first act on assuming the throne of Prussia in was to take his state to war—a consequence, he later explained, of possessing a well-trained army, a full treasury and a desire to establish a reputation.

If you go to the Anne Brown military collection website you can search for Prussian uniforms of and there are some excellent prints to answer your question. Do you have either The Uniforms of the Prussian Army Under Frederick the Great or Unter dem Preussen Adler.

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This canteen is located in the collection of captured Prussian equipment at Esterhazy Privatstiftung, Forchtenstein castle. The photo was obtained from the following work: Hohrath, Daniel.

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The Great Elector and the first king of Prussia have this in common—that whatever may be thought of their achievements it is difficult to mistake the men themselves. Of the second king, Frederick William I. (–), the father of Frederick the Great, the exact opposite is true.

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The second book in a three-volume set on the Prussian Army which fought the Seven Years' War, and proved to be the model for many of the armies of Europe. This book details the infantry and how it was developed into the backbone of Prussia's military might. Frederick II (–).

King from to After the Franco-Prussian War, united Germany under Prussia became the most powerful nation in Europe. King William I now Robert B. Frederick the Great: The Magnificent Enigma. Ticknor & Fields, New York. The next Prussian king, Frederick II (r.

), known to posterity as Frederick the Great, raised the strength of the army toand launched a series of wars between andwresting control of the province of Silesia from Habsburg Austria.In the Franco-Prussian War, German armies for the last time fought in different uniforms and, contrary to popular opinion, did not form a ‘universal’ army of spiked helmets.

As the German armies continued wearing their uniforms after the war ended, more trophies from this war made their way into museums than contemporary German uniforms and.Pictured below is an original pair of Prussian infantry shoes from the collection in the Deutsches Historisches Museum in Berlin.

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