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Royal Roussillon 1756 by OrlopRat Royal Roussillon 1756 by OrlopRat
Régiment Royal Roussillon 1756

The regiment was raised at Perpignan in the French province of Roussillon on May 25 1657 by Cardinal Mazarin under the name of "Catalan-Mazarin". In 1661, the regiment was renamed "Royal Catalan". On January 27, 1667, the regiment was named Royal-Roussillon.

During the Seven Years' War, in 1756, the 1st Battalion was sent to Canada, while the 2nd Battalion remained in Europe.

Medium: Pen and ink, watercolor.
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KitakLaw Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
Glad to see this up here! I don't see much artwork here showing troops from the Seven Years' War, so thanks for drawing some :)
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OrlopRat Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the comment! I'm quite obsessed with the whole "Lace Wars" era, so there should be more coming whenever I get around to it. :)
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KitakLaw Featured By Owner Nov 22, 2011  Hobbyist Writer
You're welcome! And thanks for the watch as well :)
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