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Napoleonic Era Discuss the many wars fought around the globe around the time of Napoleon. This forum is dedicated to the memory of Ben Weider and our late friend and long time ACG Staff member, Michael Brown, better known here as Post Captain.

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I'll see what I can do for you. I have two paintings in my mind, both painted by Edouard Detaille, but those paintings depict French dragoons at the battle of Jena, capturing Prussian flags.
Take a look, Jason.

Prise d'un drapeau prussien par le 4e régiment de dragons en 1806




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Première distribution des croix de la Légion d'Honneur dans l'église des Invalides le 14 juillet 1804 ( First remittance of the Legion of Honor, 14 July 1804 at Saint Louis des Invalides ) by Jean-Baptiste Debret.




Btw Jason, you posted great pics.
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Première distribution des croix de la Légion d'Honneur dans l'église des Invalides le 14 juillet 1804 ( First remittance of the Legion of Honor, 14 July 1804 at Saint Louis des Invalides ) by Jean-Baptiste Debret.




Btw Jason, you posted great pics.
Who received the first Legion of Honor award?
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Here's my favourite Bon Voyage Monsieur Bounaparte.



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Take a look, Jason.

Prise d'un drapeau prussien par le 4e régiment de dragons en 1806


That's the one Zouave...just love that painting !!!!
I guess it was a dragoon and not a grenadier a cheval Oooops

Thanks for the find Zouave !



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Here's my favourite Bon Voyage Monsieur Bounaparte.



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I see your avatar. Are you in distress? Do you need assistance?
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nah that was in protest..of Amerika's new leader... i'm cool....but many thanks fer the concern.

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nah that was in protest..of Amerika's new leader... i'm cool....but many thanks fer the concern.

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He changed it. No distress now.
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