Grenadier-Garde Bataillon Westphalia

Flag of the Royal Guard Grenadier Battalion (1808-1812). Carried on a white stave topped by a gilt spear-shaped finial With the king's monogram. (Flag Source)

 Allegiance Edit

Part of the Royal Guard of the The Kingdom of Westphalia, a client state of the French Empire.

History Edit

  • 1813 – Disbanded after the fall of the Kingdom

Organisation Edit

  • 1809 – Around 841 men in 1 field battalion with 6 companies of 116 men + 1 Depot Company of 116 men.

 Uniforms (Approx.) Edit

Company 1-6 (Gren)
Coat White
Lapels White
Facings Red
Trim Dark Blue
Lace Yellow
Epaulettes Red
Hat Cords Red
Hat Bearskin
Pompom Red

Available sets Edit

  • Airfix 1749 "Waterloo French Imperial Guard" - Paint conversion to Westphalian Grenadiers.