Ådne Løvstad
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thegentlemanscloset: “Various styles of century tricorne hats. Most of these are military hats which usually had a cockade on them. that says “Yager corps” is probably wrong. My guess is that it should read “Jaeger corps” ”

Swedish Army, 18th Century, Soldiers, History

Union General Robert Byington Mitchell

Brigadier General Robert Byington Mitchell (USA) Robert Byington Mitchell was born on 4 April 1823 in Mansfield, Ohio.

Cavalleria "d'ORLÉANS" 1635-1762 (1)

From top left to bottom right; Trooper Officer Officer with cuirass and different horse furniture trooper 1735 & trooper in campaign dress(buff coat) by André Jouineau.

Cavalleria "d'ORLÉANS 1635-1762 (2)

Orleans Cavalry From top left to bottom right; Trooper as per 1750 regulations, Trooper as per 1762 regulations, Trooper 1750 as per Clermont-Gallerande & Trooper 1762 Regulations as per Rousselot, by André Jouineau.

Dutch; Infantry, Hatman from a blue coated regiment & a Grenadier from a white coated regiment, c.1705. Blue & white were the main coat colours of Dutch infantry regiments and naturally orange was a major facing colour throughout the Dutch forces.

Infantry, Hatman from a blue coated regiment & a Grenadier from a white coated regiment, Blue & white were the main coat colours of Dutch infantry regiments and naturally orange was a major facing colour throughout the Dutch forces.