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Battle of Wojnicz
Part of Second Northern War / The Deluge
Date September 3, 1655
Location Wojnicz
Result Swedish victory
Belligerents
Flag of Sweden.svg Swedish Herb Rzeczpospolitej Obojga Narodow.svg Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth
Commanders
Charles X Gustav Field Crown Hetman Stanisław Lanckoroński

Great Crown Hetman Stanisław Rewera Potocki

Strength
3 600 - 5 700 6 300 - 8 000

The Battle of Wojnicz was fought on September 3, 1655 between forces of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth commanded by Field Crown Hetman Stanisław Lanckoroński and Great Crown Hetman Stanisław Rewera Potocki on one side, and on the other Swedish forces commanded by Charles X Gustav. Swedish victory.

Swedish units

  • 1. Kungliga hästgardet (400) or Müllers Reiter
  • 2. Smålands Reiter (800)
  • 3. Wittenbergs Reiter (600)
  • 4. Dismounted Dragoon (Berndes Dragoon)and Commanded Musketeers (?) (700)
  • 5. Yxkulls Reiter (550)
  • 6. Sulzbachs Reiter (650)
  • 7. Böddekers Reiter (550)
  • 8. Pretlachs Reiter (850)
  • 9. Ridderhielms Reiter (600)

Polish units

A. Lanckoronski - 2,600 kosack (pancerni) cavalry B. Wisniowiecki - 400 hussars and C. Koniecpolski - 2,600 kosack cavalry D. Denhoff - 460 dismounted dragoon in a fortified camp

Polish Hussars -

  • Hetman St.Lanckoronskis Banner
  • Wlad. Myszkowskis Banner
  • Adam Dzialynskis Banner

Kosack Cavalry -

  • Approximately 70 banners

Dragoon -

  • Col. Henr. Denhoffs Regiment
  • Hetman Lanckoronskis Banner
  • Alexander Koniecpolskis Banner

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Battle of Wojnicz
Part of Second Northern War / The Deluge
Date September 3, 1655
Location Wojnicz
Result Swedish victory
Belligerents
File:Flag of Swedish File:Herb Rzeczpospolitej Obojga Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth
Commanders and leaders
Charles X Gustav Field Crown Hetman Stanisław Lanckoroński

Great Crown Hetman Stanisław Rewera Potocki

Strength
3 600 - 5 700 6 300 - 8 000

The Battle of Wojnicz was fought on September 3, 1655 between forces of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth commanded by Field Crown Hetman Stanisław Lanckoroński and Great Crown Hetman Stanisław Rewera Potocki on one side, and on the other Swedish forces commanded by Charles X Gustav. Swedish victory.

Swedish units

Polish units

A. Lanckoronski - 2,600 kosack (pancerni) cavalry B. Wisniowiecki - 400 hussars and C. Koniecpolski - 2,600 kosack cavalry D. Denhoff - 460 dismounted dragoon in a fortified camp

Polish Hussars -

  • Hetman St.Lanckoronskis Banner
  • Wlad. Myszkowskis Banner
  • Adam Dzialynskis Banner

Kosack Cavalry -

  • Approximately 70 banners

Dragoon -

  • Col. Henr. Denhoffs Regiment
  • Hetman Lanckoronskis Banner
  • Alexander Koniecpolskis Banner

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External links


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