|a. Musketier des Leibregiments zu Fuss, 1683|
b. Musketier des v. Uetterodt zu Fuss, 1683
c. Musketier eines Regiments zu Fuss, 1695
(from: Friedrich W. Die Uniformen der Kurfürstlich
Sächsischen Armee 1683-1763).
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Kurfurst Johann Georg III
GeneralFeldMarschall von Flemming
GeneralLeutnant Herzog Christian von Sachsen-Weisenfels
Generalwachmeisters von Plotho & Reuss
- Leibtrabantengarde zu Ross, Generalwachmeister von Reitschuts, 203 men
- 4 Reiterei regiments: Leib, Haugwitz (according to Beust - Plotho), graf Bronne, Promnitz. Each regiment was of 6 coys in 3 squadrons, totaled 602 men
- Mintwitz Dragoner, 6 coys, 590 men
- Fusstrabanten (mentioned by Schuster, but missed by Beust & Heyne)
- 6 Infanterie regiments: Leib, FML Flemming, GL Herzog Christian, GWM Reuss, graf Zinzendorff, Kuffer. Each regiment was of 10 coys in 2 battalions, totaled 1 171 men.
Beust also mentioned two converged battalions of grenadiers, but I doubt in them.
Artilerie, Obristleutanant Georg Ernst von Borau
Schuster mentioned 19 pieces in 1688. Heyne wrote, that Saxons had 6 6-pdr (casted in 1683), 6 3-pdr (casted in 1659), 16 mortars (Granatstucken) & 2 petards. The artillery personnel was around 300 men.
The total strength was 10,810 men, incl. 248 men of Kurfust's retinue.
In the beginning of 1689 three more regiments were raised: Prinz Friedrich August & FML Flemming Reiterie & Riedesel Dragoner. Artillery staff was converted into a single Frei-compagnie of 140 men. Also Johann Georg made an agreement with Dukes of Sachsen-Gotha, Eisenach & Weimar, that they would provide a Reiterie regiment of 6 coys (66 men per one) & two Infanterie regiments of 8 coys each (100 men per one). Including the reinforcements Saxon troops totaled 15,540 men (7 Reiterie, 2 Dragoner, 8 Infanterie, Artilerie) in campaign of 1689. They participated in the siege of Mainz (link) & then took winter-quarters in Swabia.
In June of 1690 Saxons created two converged grenadier battalions of 600 men each. Reiterie & Dragoner received new staffs. Now a company was of 73 men, 450 per regiment. Also a new staff of Artilerie was introduced: 16 officers, 4 Zeugdiener zu Ross, 3 Zeugdiener zu Fuss, 11 Petardierer & Feuerwerker, 17 Konstabler, 27 Schneller, 15 Handwerksleute, 12 Schirr- & Wagenmeister, 232 Knechte - total 308 men. It gives a total of Saxon troops of around 14,000. They were at Heilbronn (link) & then in the camp at Eppingen. In the end of 1690 Saxon troops returned home.
Beust. Feldzuge der kursachsischen Armee. B. 2. Hamburg. 1803.
Heyne E. Die Feldzuge der kursachsischen Armee gegen Frankreich in den Jahren 1688 bis 1690. 1914.
Schuster & Francke. Geschichte des Sachsischen Armee.Leipzig. 1885.