Saturday, 19 April 2008

Extract from 'Regulations for Our Army in the Year 1742" - Part 9

Guidons of Our Regimenten of Dragoner




















Extract from 'Regulations for Our Army in the Year 1742" - Part 8

Standards of Our Regimenten of Kurassier












Extract from 'Regulations for Our Army in the Year 1742" - Part 7

2.7 Standards

2.7.1 It is Our will and Pleasure that The Standards of Our Regiments of Kurassier shall be Forty Two inches flying and Forty Two inches in the hoist, and shall bear a three inch deep fringe of Gold Thread. Each Regiment of Kurassier shall carry One Standard which shall be of embroidered Damask Silk. Each of Our Regimenten of Kurassier shall bear One Standard. The Field shall be of the Facing Colour of the Regiment, upon which shall be embroidered in Each Corner our Cypher, Crowned in Gold Thread. In the centre of the Standard shall be embroidered the Device proper to Each Regiment, below which shall be embroidered in Roman Characters the Number of the Regiment.


2.8 Guidons

2.81 It is Our Will and Pleasure that The Guidons of Our Regimenten of Dragoner shall be Forty Two inches flying and forty two inches in the hoist. They shall not bear a fringe. They shall be of a plain, swallow-tailed design, with the Fork of the Tail being one Third of the Fly of the Guidon, that is Fourteen Inches, and equally distant from the top edge and of the bottom edge of the Fly. The Field shall be of painted Damask Silk and shall be in the Facing Colour of the Regiment. In each corner of the Guidon shall be painted an Rose conjoined of Scarlet and White. The Centre of the Field shall bear a Crowned Riband of the The Most Noble Order of the Garter, surrounding Our Cypher, below which shall be painted a chaplet coronet of Laurel within which shall be painted in Roman Characters the Number of the Regiment.

Extract from 'Regulations for Our Army in the Year 1742" - Part 6 - Colours of IR 11














Extract from 'Regulations for Our Army in the Year 1742" - Part 5 - Colours of IR 7














Extract from 'Regulations for Our Army in the Year 1742" - Part 4

















































Garde Infanterie Regiments 1 and 2
1/1 Avancierfahne and Retirerfahne
2/1 Avancierfahne and Retirerfahne
1/2 Avancierfahne and Retirerfahne
2/2 Avancierfahne and Retirerfahne