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Artillery of the Guard Horse Artillery Brown fur col pack, crimson pompon and plume, light crimson bag and tassel with yellow trim. Dark blue tunic; dark blue lapels and pointed cuffs; light crimson collar (with a single lace loop) and tumbacks; crimson piping to cuffs and lapels; light crimson epaulettes, and aiguillette on the right shoulder. Yellow buttons. Dark blue waistcoat with fight crimson lace and yellow buttons; dark blue breeches with light crimson Hungarian thigh knots and side-stripes; black hussar boots with light crimson trim and tassel; steel, screw-in spurs.
Y in the IV Corps Guard; 1st, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th Line and 1st and 2nd Light Infantry Regiments; 'Dragoni Napoleone'; 1st and 4th Cha eurs it Cheval. Spain 1808-12 4th-8ul Line and 1st and 2nd Light Infantry; 'Dragoni Napoleone'; Chasseurs a Cheval 'Re'; nine companies of foot and one of horse artillery; five companies of artillery train. Extracts frOID Neapolitan battle history: Spain 1808-13 1st and 2nd Line and 1st Light Infantry Regiments (at the end of 1811 the survivors of these regiments were amalgamated into the new 8th Line Infantry Regiment); 2nd Chasseurs a Cheval.
The bearskin has a red top patch with a yellow grenade. Note the characteristic buff cross-straps with white edges. A figure in the Meissen manuscript depicts a soldier of this regiment on campaign in Germany, and displays many departures from regulations. e. 811. Embroidery gold, horae staff tip bronze, staffcrimson and white. : on the obverse. crescents; and round cuffs with vertical rectangular Raps bearing three horizontal lace loops with tassels at the front. G2 Driver, Artillery Train of the Neapolitan Guard, 1812- 15 This figure, after Brauerbogen, shows regulation uniform.
American Military Patch Guide: Army, Army Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy, Civil Air Patrol, National Guard by J. L. Pete Morgan, Ted A. Thurman