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Your search for posts with tags containing Great Northern War found 137 posts

Death of Charles XII 1718

 Today's anniversary is the death of the Swedish King. 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 30 Nov 2021

Caroliners. Svenska Lif: Compagniet

Facebook pageFotograf: Tony Persson VLTDrilling outside the church, in Badelunda, Västerås. Appropriately enough, we had our drill next to the church, just like the soldiers did during the Carolean era. 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 25 Nov 2021

Russian Great Northern war reenactors

 More here at their Facebook page
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 21 Nov 2021

"Poltava". Russian 54-Gun Battleship of 1712. St Petersburg, Russia

 Our Russian reenactor friends get to play on this beauty. To see more and hear the fifes and drums go to their Facebook page"Poltava" was a 54-gun ship of the line of the Russian Navy that was launched on 15th of June, 1712 from Saint Petersburg. The...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 22 Oct 2021

300th anniversary

 According to Wikipedia today's anniversary.1721 – Russian Empire is proclaimed by Tsar Peter I after the Swedish defeat in the Great Northern War.To clarify author Boris Megorsky said this:Strictly speaking, it was not proclaiming the country an empire...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 22 Oct 2021

Lesnaya 1708

 Battle of Lesnaya 1708 by LarmessinToday's anniversary is this Great Northern War battle.
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 9 Oct 2021

Russian Horse Grenadiers 171

 By Historical Costume storeland. Facebook here
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 2 Oct 2021

Svenska Lif:Compagniet

 Facebook page here @svenskalifcompagniet This past weekend, Svenska Lif:Compagniet participated in the event "Nordisk Stormaktstid" on Bohus Fortress.It was fun to be able to have a larger event again after the pandemic.Also, on a great historical...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 13 Sep 2021

A Clash of Sovereigns: Great Northern War in 40mm

 Kickstarter here. All the info you need is on the page. Looks impressive. Good luck chaps. 
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 1 Sep 2021

Carolean Interpretations 1700-1721 Johan Gardin

 An in depth visual study of the Swedish forces of the Great Northern war.Great resource for Carolean uniforms. Here
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 13 Aug 2021

Battle of Kliszów 17

 Today's anniversary is a Swedish victory in the GNW. WikiSaxon artillery in the Battle of Kliszow
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 19 Jul 2021

Poltava 1709

 Today's anniversary.
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 28 Jun 2021

GNW incident by Ruben W. Gulbrandsen

photo by Nina Røsnæs 😉"Death of the Lieutenant-Capitain"During the second battle of Moss on April 23rd 1716, Lieutenant-Capitain Even Wahl of the Norwegian Enlisted Regt. of Foot died leading the Colonels Compagnie. Through the Swedish...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 23 Apr 2021

Battle of Stäket 1719

 Well made film about this battle..
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 12 Apr 2021

Battle of Poltava (8 July 1709)

 Clip from Russian movie "Слуга Государев" (The Sovereign's Servant) 2007
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 2 Apr 2021

Carl Gustav Armfelt and the Struggle for Finland during the Great Northern War Eirik Hornborg

 This classic work should be on everyone interested in the Great Northern war period's wants list.  It's the first time a book has been published in English for the Finnish and Norwegian campaigns. Originally published in 1953 it has only now...
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 24 Mar 2021

Russian grenadier 1712-27

 Made by Sergey Minchenkov of Historical costume storelandVery impressive.
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 21 Mar 2021

Armfelt & Karlinernas dödsmarsch 1719 - The Swedish Karolinerner army death march.

 Currently reading about Armfelt and  the Carolean Death March. Found this short film - pretty good and in English. See it being reenacted in 2019
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 17 Mar 2021

Carl Gustav Armfelt and the Struggle for Finland during the Great Northern War Eirik Hornborg

 'We are pleased to announce Carl Gustav Armfelt and the Struggle for Finland during the Great Northern War series is now available.' Blurb here Save £4 off RRP until Sunday 21st March Buy it here: https://www.helion.co.uk/.../carl-gustav-armfelt-and-the......
From: Wars of Louis Quatorze on 9 Mar 2021

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