Austrian Landwehr, light troops and Grenadiers

At Wagram, theoritically, each corps of the Hauptarmee was composed of 28 infantry battalions. The battalions were from several categories, 7 or 8 from line and the others from light troops, Jager or Grenzer, from Freiwillinger units, and from Landwehr.
Landwehr battalions were from Styria, Carintia, Lower Austria, Bohemia, Saltzburg etc.
Maybe the best units were from Vienna, like Vienna woods from the Avantgarde division.

As usual miniatures are from Ab range, flags Gmb design or Adolfo Ramos flags.

From left Carinzia landwehr, a border battalion,and Vienna wood battalion
From left Carinzia landwehr, a border battalion,and Vienna wood battalion
From left: a landwehr battalion in campaign uniform, 2 Grenzer battalions.
From left: a landwehr battalion in campaign uniform, 2 Grenzer battalions.
From Carintia 2 battalions, 1 from Styria and a Jager battalion.
From Carintia 2 battalions, 1 from Styria and a Jager battalion.

Grenadiers were present in the Reserve Korps, under General der Cavallerie J. Furst Liechtenstein.
17 battalions divided in 2 divisions, one German with 8 battalions and one Hungarian with 9 battalions.
Here the pics of the Austrian elite troops.

3 German Battalions.
3 German Battalions.
5 German Battalions.
5 German Battalions.
Division FML Baron d'Aspre
Division FML Baron d’Aspre
4 Hungarian battalions.
4 Hungarian battalions.
4 Hungarian battalions ..again
4 Hungarian battalions ..again
Division FML Baron Prochaszka.
Division FML Baron Prochaszka.
The Reserve Korps.
The Reserve Korps.
A close up.
A close up.
Another close up.
Another close up.

Che il dado voli in alto!
Ciao

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6 commenti su “Austrian Landwehr, light troops and Grenadiers

    • dorsenne il said:

      Hi Peter,
      I was not sure about landwehr flags, so I preferred don’t give it.
      Thanks for your interest.

  1. Lorenzo il said:

    Really nice painting job. Do you prime white and do black lining or do you prime black and add white and color as needed?

    • dorsenne il said:

      Hi Lorenzo,
      Thanks for your comment.
      The prime is black.

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