Forces at the Battle of Lund 1676 (Scanian War) Part 2 – Danish Cavalry

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I have been ploughing on with the Danish Cavalry during some evenings when I have been staying away from home. I have had some good going and will present them here for the record as I get them based.  As noted in Part 1 (link here) these have been based on small 30 by 30 mm bases representing a squadron.

The miniatures are from the Baccus 6mm Sun King range (link here) and an absolute joy to work with.

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So in no particular order.

4. Jyske Nationale Rytteregiment – 3 squadrons (Gen. Carl von Arensdorff)

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Carl von Arensdorff was the Danish Army Commander at the Battle, he had served as a Swedish General in the Second Northern War 1655-60. He was wounded at Lund, and his brother Friedrich took over command, and Carl died shortly afterwards. I will write more about the Battle of Lund in future installations.

Detleff Rantzaus Dragonregiment (Col. Georg Brochenhuus)

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Rauchs Geworbne Rytterregiment (enlisted) – 2 squadrons (Col. Rauch)

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Next time a few more!

/ All the best!

13 thoughts on “Forces at the Battle of Lund 1676 (Scanian War) Part 2 – Danish Cavalry

  1. Brilliant stuff, as always! Claes Wahlöö’s Slaget vid Lund, was the first non-fiction book I read in Swedish when I was learning the language, and it’s left a link with that battle. So I’ll be following this with more than usual interest…

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