By Otto von Pivka
In 1795 the dominion of Poland fell prey to her enhanced acquaintances, Russia, Prussia and Austria. Following the loss of life of the king of Poland in 1798, his country was once divided between those 3 neighboring powers. France grew to become more and more concerned, and protested at Poland's remedy, providing shelter for Polish exiles. On October
11th, 1796, the Polish Legion was once shaped within the French military via normal Dombrowski and Napoleon. This booklet covers the uniforms, gown, association and kit of the infantry, artillery, and cavalry of Napoleon's Polish Troops. one of the cavalry devices lined are the Chasseurs and Lancers. This name additionally presents a precis of the Polish divisions' campaigns in Spain, Russia and inside of Poland itself.