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The Kingdom of Westphalia-from left to right: jegrów Royal Guard battalion carabiniere, 1808, drummer jegrów 1811 Guard, Guard jegrów 1811, Captain jegrów-Carabinieri 1809, Cornet election company jegrów-Carabinieri 1812 Fig. E. Wagner.

The Kingdom of Westphalia-from left to right: jegrów Royal Guard battalion…

Westphalia; 1st Regt. Velites of the Kings Guard -Drummer, Musician and Barrack dress 1813-15

Velites of the Kings Guard -Drummer, Musician and Barrack dress

Westphalia; Line Infantry, Grenadier Officer & Light Infantry, Officer, 1812

Line Infantry, Grenadier Officer & Light Infantry, Officer, 1812

The Westphalian Infantry - The line units included the same basic three branches. The cavalry was well mounted and included both heavy and light regiments. The artillery was organized according to the Gribeauval system, with standardized and excellent guns. Napoleon’s hope was that the natural martial ability of the Hessians and Brunswickers who made up the majority of the population would permeate the army (Westphalia’s population was almost 2 million).

The Westphalian Infantry - The line units included the same basic three…

Westphalia; Line Infantry, Top Left,Clockwise - 2nd Regt, Fusilier Sergeant, 1808. 1st or 2nd Regt, Grenadier, 1806-11. 3rd Regt, Fusilier 1808-09. 4th Regt. Chasseur, Tenue de Campagne, 1811-13 & 1st Regt Sergeant Major Porte Etandard, 1807-11.

Grand Duchy of Berg; Line Infantry, Top Left,Clockwise - Regt, Fusilier…

Westphalia; L to R Grenadier of The Guard. Jaeger Guard Regt, Elite Co. Carabiner c.1808. & Jaeger-Carabiner Battalion, Colonel c.1810

Granatiere, carabiniere e colonnello dei cacciatori del regno di Westfalia

Westphalia; Line Infantry Sappers on service in the Peninsula

Zappatori della fanteria di linea della Westphalia in Spagna

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