понедельник, 23 января 2017 г.

French army under Marechal de Bezons at the siege of Landau, 1713

Attaque de Landau commencé la nuit de 24 au 25 juin et compris le 19 Aout 1713 quil a capitulé
(Link to a large copy: link)

Landau was besieged on 25 June of 1713 by a French army under Marechal Jacques Bazin de Bezons (see wiki on him: link). The operations were covered by an Observation army under Marechal de Villar. The garrison agreed to capitulate on 19 August of 1713 (see details on it here: link). I found two French BO's for the Landau siege, one from Quincy & the other from Feldzuge des Prinzen Eugen. They slightly differ from each other. According to the Feldzuge des Prinzen Eugen von Savoyen (Band 15, S. 516) Bezons had 63 batts & 73 sqns:


According to Quincy Histoire militaire du regne de Louis le Grand (T. 7, S. 221-222) Bezons had 59 batts & 50 sqns:


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