HistoryNet.com RSS
ArmchairGeneral.com RSS

HistoryNet.com Articles
America's Civil War
American History
Aviation History
Civil War Times
MHQ
Military History
Vietnam
Wild West
World War II

ACG Online
ACG Magazine
Stuff We Like
War College
History News
Tactics 101
Carlo D'Este
Books

ACG Gaming
Boardgames
PC Game Reviews

ACG Network
Contact Us
Our Newsletter
Meet Our Staff
Advertise With Us

Sites We Support
HistoryNet.com
StreamHistory.com
Once A Marine
The Art of Battle
Game Squad
Mil. History Podcast
Russian Army - WW2
Achtung Panzer!
Mil History Online

Go Back   Armchair General and HistoryNet >> The Best Forums in History > Historical Events & Eras > Napoleonic Era

Notices and Announcements

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.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #91  
Old 09 May 08, 10:20
the Iron Duke's Avatar
the Iron Duke the Iron Duke is offline
Lieutenant Colonel
Germany
ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 
 
Real Name: Christopher Frhr. von Ketteler
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: London
Posts: 1,230
the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100]
Why on earth is my picture not showing up.
Reply With Quote
  #92  
Old 09 May 08, 11:39
Post Captain's Avatar
Post Captain Post Captain is offline
ACG Forums - Field Marshal
England
Distinguished Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon Summer Campaign 100 Greatest Generals, 2008 
Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 Greatest Spy Movies Campaign Greatest Blunders Campaign Best Pin-Up Of World War II 
Most Significant/Influential Tank Campaign Most Significant/Influential Fighter Campaign Most Significant/Influential Multi-Role Aircraft C SPQR Campaign 
 
Real Name: Mickey
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Portsmouth
Posts: 6,784
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Found a great site concerning the Waterloo campaign.

http://jcminiatures.blogspot.com/200...1_archive.html
__________________
Never Fear the Event

Admiral Lord Nelson
Reply With Quote
  #93  
Old 09 May 08, 11:43
the Iron Duke's Avatar
the Iron Duke the Iron Duke is offline
Lieutenant Colonel
Germany
ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 
 
Real Name: Christopher Frhr. von Ketteler
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: London
Posts: 1,230
the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100]
I keep failing. Can any one tell me how to insert images?
Reply With Quote
  #94  
Old 09 May 08, 11:52
Post Captain's Avatar
Post Captain Post Captain is offline
ACG Forums - Field Marshal
England
Distinguished Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon Summer Campaign 100 Greatest Generals, 2008 
Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 Greatest Spy Movies Campaign Greatest Blunders Campaign Best Pin-Up Of World War II 
Most Significant/Influential Tank Campaign Most Significant/Influential Fighter Campaign Most Significant/Influential Multi-Role Aircraft C SPQR Campaign 
 
Real Name: Mickey
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Portsmouth
Posts: 6,784
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Well usually on the image to insert, i right click on the picture and come down to 'copy image location' then go to your message and just above on the toolbar there is an icon which looks like an envelope, (sixth icon from the right) click on that and then right click and select paste, and hopefully you are there.
__________________
Never Fear the Event

Admiral Lord Nelson

Last edited by Post Captain; 09 May 08 at 12:01..
Reply With Quote
  #95  
Old 09 May 08, 12:14
the Iron Duke's Avatar
the Iron Duke the Iron Duke is offline
Lieutenant Colonel
Germany
ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 
 
Real Name: Christopher Frhr. von Ketteler
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: London
Posts: 1,230
the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100]
I'm really confused. I don't even get the option to 'copy image location'
Reply With Quote
  #96  
Old 13 Jun 08, 16:22
Zouave's Avatar
Zouave Zouave is offline
General
Brazil
Distinguished Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 100 Greatest Generals, 2008 Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 
Greatest Spy Movies Campaign Greatest Blunders Campaign 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Rio de Janeiro
Posts: 4,091
Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Uniforms of the French Imperial Guard:

- Grenadiers ( Old Guard ): http://www.grenadiers-idf.com/histoi...setsapeurs.htm

- Fusiliers-Grenadiers ( Middle Guard ) and musicians: http://www.grenadiers-idf.com/histoi...tmusiciens.htm
__________________
My avatar: Center of the Cross of the Légion d'honneur (Legion of Honour) of the First French Empire (Napoleonic Era), 3rd type (awarded between 1806-1808). My Légion d'honneur. :-)
Reply With Quote
  #97  
Old 14 Jun 08, 18:37
the Iron Duke's Avatar
the Iron Duke the Iron Duke is offline
Lieutenant Colonel
Germany
ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 
 
Real Name: Christopher Frhr. von Ketteler
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: London
Posts: 1,230
the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100] the Iron Duke has demonstrated strength of character [100]
Unfortunately I don't speak French Zouave, but the pictures are really interesting. They speak for themself
Reply With Quote
  #98  
Old 16 Jun 08, 07:23
Post Captain's Avatar
Post Captain Post Captain is offline
ACG Forums - Field Marshal
England
Distinguished Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon Summer Campaign 100 Greatest Generals, 2008 
Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 Greatest Spy Movies Campaign Greatest Blunders Campaign Best Pin-Up Of World War II 
Most Significant/Influential Tank Campaign Most Significant/Influential Fighter Campaign Most Significant/Influential Multi-Role Aircraft C SPQR Campaign 
 
Real Name: Mickey
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Portsmouth
Posts: 6,784
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Two good links, thanks Zouave.
__________________
Never Fear the Event

Admiral Lord Nelson
Reply With Quote
  #99  
Old 17 Jun 08, 15:44
Haken's Avatar
Haken Haken is offline
Sergeant
Belgium
ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Belgium
Posts: 104
Haken is on the path to success [1-99] Haken is on the path to success [1-99]
Quote:
Originally Posted by the Iron Duke View Post
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zouave View Post
Just one?

"Napoleonic Uniforms: 2 volumes boxed set" by John Elting ( plates by Herbert Knotel ).
http://www.napoleonic-uniforms.com

For those interested in full coulour plates of the Napoleonic wars by Herbert Knotel, should have a look at the websited below.

http://www.grosser-generalstab.de/tafeln/knoetel.html
I love that website!


Last edited by Haken; 17 Jun 08 at 15:52..
Reply With Quote
  #100  
Old 06 Jul 08, 19:34
Zouave's Avatar
Zouave Zouave is offline
General
Brazil
Distinguished Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 100 Greatest Generals, 2008 Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 
Greatest Spy Movies Campaign Greatest Blunders Campaign 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Rio de Janeiro
Posts: 4,091
Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Austrian army

-Infantry:



Left to right: Grenadier - Hohenlohe regiment ( Bohemian ) nº 17; Tambour-Grenadier - Kaunitz regiment ( Silesian, later Galician ) nº 20; Grenadier - Kleneck regiment ( Austrian ) nº 14; Fusilier - Vogelsang regiment ( Bohemian ) nº 47; Sous-officer - Jordis regiment ( Austrian ) nº 59; Sapeur - Wallis regiment ( Bohemian ) nº 11; Grenadier - Giulai/Gynlay ( Hungarian ) nº 60; Grenadier officer - Sztaray/Satarray ( Hungarian ) nº 33; Fusilier officer - Vanceslas Colloredo regiment ( Moravian ) nº 56.


-Cavalry:

Cuirassiers:



Left to right: Emperor Francis regiment ( Bohemian ) nº 1; Archduke Francis Joseph regiment ( Bohemian ) nº 2; Archduke Albert regiment ( Moravian ) nº 3; Archduke Ferdinand regiment ( Austrian ) nº 4; Trumpeter - Archduke Ferdinand regiment ( Austrian ) nº 4.

Cuirassiers and Uhlans:




To be continued...
__________________
My avatar: Center of the Cross of the Légion d'honneur (Legion of Honour) of the First French Empire (Napoleonic Era), 3rd type (awarded between 1806-1808). My Légion d'honneur. :-)

Last edited by Zouave; 06 Jul 08 at 19:49..
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links

  #101  
Old 08 Jul 08, 10:26
Post Captain's Avatar
Post Captain Post Captain is offline
ACG Forums - Field Marshal
England
Distinguished Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon Summer Campaign 100 Greatest Generals, 2008 
Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 Greatest Spy Movies Campaign Greatest Blunders Campaign Best Pin-Up Of World War II 
Most Significant/Influential Tank Campaign Most Significant/Influential Fighter Campaign Most Significant/Influential Multi-Role Aircraft C SPQR Campaign 
 
Real Name: Mickey
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Portsmouth
Posts: 6,784
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Can anybody find a site for the rank insignia for all armies for this period, i would like to know for instance what a French captain wore to distinguish his rank, i know a French sergeant had a single gold stripe and a corporal had two gold stripes(i thought it would be the other way round). But i would really like to find a site dedicated to the rank insignias for all the armies.
__________________
Never Fear the Event

Admiral Lord Nelson
Reply With Quote
  #102  
Old 09 Jul 08, 02:44
Cap. Teancum's Avatar
Cap. Teancum Cap. Teancum is offline
General of the Forums
Portuguese_Monarchy
Distinguished Service Award ACG Ten Year Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon March Offensive 
Summer Campaign Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 
 
Real Name: Luis Manuel Ribeiro Alves dos Reis
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Valadares - V. N. Gaia
Posts: 5,983
Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600]
Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600] Cap. Teancum is simply cracking [600]
Maybe Zouave can help on this one.
__________________
All warfare is based on deception.
Sun Tzu - Art of war - Chapter One - Laying Plans


Reply With Quote
  #103  
Old 09 Jul 08, 10:06
General Brock's Avatar
General Brock General Brock is offline
General of the Forums
Luxembourg
ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon Best Pin-Up Of World War II 
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: where ever
Posts: 5,849
General Brock has disabled reputation
Is this what your looking for ?

Last edited by General Brock; 24 Jan 14 at 00:32..
Reply With Quote
  #104  
Old 09 Jul 08, 10:19
Post Captain's Avatar
Post Captain Post Captain is offline
ACG Forums - Field Marshal
England
Distinguished Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon Summer Campaign 100 Greatest Generals, 2008 
Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 Greatest Spy Movies Campaign Greatest Blunders Campaign Best Pin-Up Of World War II 
Most Significant/Influential Tank Campaign Most Significant/Influential Fighter Campaign Most Significant/Influential Multi-Role Aircraft C SPQR Campaign 
 
Real Name: Mickey
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Portsmouth
Posts: 6,784
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Post Captain has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Yes that's the sort of site, but i am also looking for the other armies as well. Many thanks.
__________________
Never Fear the Event

Admiral Lord Nelson
Reply With Quote
  #105  
Old 10 Jul 08, 01:18
Zouave's Avatar
Zouave Zouave is offline
General
Brazil
Distinguished Service Award ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 100 Greatest Generals, 2008 Most Decisive Battle Campaign, 2008 
Greatest Spy Movies Campaign Greatest Blunders Campaign 
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Rio de Janeiro
Posts: 4,091
Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+] Zouave has achieved enlightenment [1200+]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cap. Teancum View Post
Maybe Zouave can help on this one.
I'm searching...
__________________
My avatar: Center of the Cross of the Légion d'honneur (Legion of Honour) of the First French Empire (Napoleonic Era), 3rd type (awarded between 1806-1808). My Légion d'honneur. :-)
Reply With Quote
Reply

Please bookmark this thread if you enjoyed it!


Thread Tools
Display Modes



Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 00:36.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.