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  • French uniforms of the Revolution and the 1st Empire. Some units are represented on more than one page. To verify, click on SUIV at the top left of this page.

    Revolution to Consulate: http://www.darnault-mil.com/Galerie/Rev_Cons.php

    1st Empire: http://www.darnault-mil.com/Galerie/Empire.php
    My avatar: Center of the Cross of the Légion d'honneur (Legion of Honour) of the First French Empire (Napoleonic Era), 3rd type (awarded between 1806-1808). My Légion d'honneur. :-)

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    • I admire all the uniforms of this era. I would have to pick the uniform of the Grenadiers A Cheval as my favorite,everytime I see a picture or a model of this I just have to stop and admire.
      If the art of war were nothing but the art of avoiding risks,glory would become the prey of mediocre minds. Napoleon

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      • Zouave, excellent links, i have always enjoyed reading about the French Revolutionary war.
        I am also surprised this thread is still going strong after a year, great contributions.
        Never Fear the Event

        Admiral Lord Nelson

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        • My favorite uniforms:

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          • ALSO FOLLOW THIS LINK:

            http://www.history.army.mil/LC/The%2...niforms.htm#b3
            Last edited by Commodore_1812; 24 Sep 08, 20:31.

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            • Originally posted by Legate View Post
              I admire all the uniforms of this era. I would have to pick the uniform of the Grenadiers A Cheval as my favorite,everytime I see a picture or a model of this I just have to stop and admire.
              It has the same effect on me.



              Btw Legate, I like your avatar.
              My avatar: Center of the Cross of the Légion d'honneur (Legion of Honour) of the First French Empire (Napoleonic Era), 3rd type (awarded between 1806-1808). My Légion d'honneur. :-)

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              • Originally posted by Zouave View Post
                There's only one problem with this amazing painting by Edouard Detaille. The battle of Eylau was fought on a snowy, winter day and Detaille shows the stalwart Grenadiers a Cheval ( Horse Grenadiers ) receiving Russian cannon fire in firm ranks wearing only their tunics, with their cloaks ( greatcoats ) still rolled on their portmanteaus.

                Actually, they wore their warm long greatcoats ( see bellow ).

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                • It is said that Napoleon did not allow any woman under forty serve soup to the young, dashing Grenadiers a Cheval

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                  • More, more, more and more uniforms "enjoy"

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                    James
                    Last edited by General Brock; 23 Jan 14, 22:32.

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                    • Rare portrait of Lasalle looking snappy in his dragoon uniform as General de Brigade of the 2nd Brigade of Dragoons. Dragoon uniforms always looked sharp indeed.

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                      • Great pics, General Brock. Thanks.

                        Austrian uniforms from 1700 to 1867 ( plates by Ottenfeld ).

                        http://ah.milua.org/uniform/ottenfeld/ottenfeld.html

                        Sample: Austrian cuirassier - 1815

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                        • Thanks to Commodore_1812 also.
                          My avatar: Center of the Cross of the Légion d'honneur (Legion of Honour) of the First French Empire (Napoleonic Era), 3rd type (awarded between 1806-1808). My Légion d'honneur. :-)

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                          • War of 1812 ( plates by Don Troiani ).

                            Colorbearer of the 25th United States Infantry, 1812.




                            United States Infantry private of the 15th Regiment, 1812-1813.




                            1) 2)

                            1)United States Marine, 1812.
                            2)U.S. Infantry Private, 1812 ( summer dress uniform ).


                            Private of Scott's Brigade (9th, 11th, and 25th US Infantry) in the Spring-Summer of 1814.

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                            • I'm with the ppl who posted the Austrian uniforms Some of the russian ones are cool too.
                              Best regards, Hufflepuff

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                              • wow great pictures guys, I like them all!
                                “Come and take it!"

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