Sunday, February 25, 2018

Maurice de Saxe - winged hussar-like lancer continued

Salvete Omnes,
I am going to continue from the last post, hence below pleas find ( in French for now and the English translation omits the heavy horse charge underlined in read) more of the Maurycy Saski (Maurice de Saxe) winged hussar-like lancers from his work Reveries or Memories Concerning the Art of War.
This time about charging the enemy:
how to carry out a successful knee-to-knee charge
the role of a cavalry banners in keeping the espirit de squadron
the importance of training as a squadron and as a regiment

lancer at ready
 continued here
 and the last remark

lancer charging
to be continued
note the lancer's lance penon a la Polonoise 

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