The Battle of Waterloo

Allied order of battle:

The Duke of Wellington
Prince Willem of Orange
Lieutenant General Sir William Hill
Lieutenant General Prince Frederich, Duke of Brunswick
Quartermaster General: Major General Sir George Murray
Adjutant General: Major General Sir Edward Barnes

The Duke of Wellington at the Battle of Waterloo with his staff
The Duke of Wellington at the Battle of Waterloo with his staff

The Cavalry: commanded by the Earl of Uxbridge:

Royal Horse Artillery:
Mercer’s Troop
Bull’s Troop
Ramsey’s Troop
The Rocket Troop

Household Brigade: Major General Lord Somerset
1st Life Guards
2nd Life Guards
Royal Horse Guards
King’s Dragoon Guards

An officer of the Royal Horse Artillery
An officer of the Royal Horse Artillery

Union Brigade: Major General Sir William Ponsonby
1st Royal Dragoons
the Royal Scots Greys
6th Inniskilling Dragoons

3rd Cavalry Brigade: Major General Dornberg
1st Light Dragoons, King’s German Legion
2nd Light Dragoons, King’s German Legion
23rd Light Dragoons (British)

4th Cavalry Brigade: Major General Sir John Vandeleur
11th Light Dragoons (British)
12th Light Dragoons (British)
16th Light Dragoons (British)

5th Cavalry Brigade: Major General Grant
15th Hussars (British)
7th Hussars (British)
13th Light Dragoons (British)

6th Cavalry Brigade: Major General Sir Hussey Vivian
10th Hussars (British)
18th Hussars (British)
1st Hussars, King’s German Legion
7th Cavalry Brigade: Colonel Ahrentschildt
2nd Hussars, King’s German Legion

Hougoumont burning - French cavalry attacking the British
French cavalry attacking a British square : Hougoumont is burning in the background

Netherlands Cavalry Division: commanded by Lieutenant General Baron de Collaert

Heavy Brigade: Major General Trip
1st Carabinier Regiment
2nd Carabinier Regiment
3rd Carabinier Regiment

1st Light Brigade: Major General Baron de Ghigny
4th Light Dragoon Regiment
8th Hussar Regiment

2nd Light Brigade: Major General van Merlen
6th Hussar Regiment
4th Light Dragoon Regiment

Brunswick Cavalry:
2nd Hussar Regiment
Uhlans

Hannover Cavalry:
Duke of Cumberland Hussar Regiment

Trumpeters wake the Royal Scots Greys
Trumpeters wake the Royal Scots Greys


Infantry:
1st Foot Guards Division: commanded by Major General Cooke

1st Brigade: commanded by Major General Maitland
2nd Battalion 1st Foot Guards
3rd Battalion 1st Foot Guards

2nd Brigade: Major General Byng
2nd Battalion 2nd Coldstream Regiment of Foot Guards
2nd Battalion 3rd Foot Guards

2nd Division: commanded by Major General Sir Henry Clinton

3rd Brigade: commanded by Major General Adam
1st Battalion 52nd Light Infantry
1st Battalion 71st Highland Light Infantry
2nd Battalion 95th Rifles

1st Brigade, King’s German Legion: commanded by Colonel de Plat
1st Line Battalion, King’s German Legion
2nd Line Battalion, King’s German Legion
3rd Line Battalion, King’s German Legion
4th Line Battalion, King’s German Legion

3rd Hannover Brigade: commanded by Colonel Halkett
4 Landwehr battalions

3rd Division: commanded by Major General Alten

2nd Brigade, King’s German Legion: commanded by Colonel Baron Ompteda
5th Line Battalion, King’s German Legion
8th Line Battalion, King’s German Legion
1st Light Infantry, King’s German Legion
2nd Light Infantry, King’s German Legion

5th Brigade: commanded by Major General Sir Colin Halkett
2nd Battalion, 30th Foot
1st Battalion, 33rd Foot
2nd Battalion, 69th Foot
2nd Battalion, 73rd Foot

1st Hannover Brigade: commanded by Major General Kielmannsegge
2 Light Infantry Battalions
3 Battalions
Company of Jaegers

4th Division: commanded by Lieutenant General Colville

4th Brigade: commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Mitchell
1st Battalion, Royal Welch Fusiliers, 23rd Foot
` 3rd Battalion, 14th Foot
1st Battalion, 51st Light Infantry

5th Division: commanded by Lieutenant General Sir Thomas Picton

8th Brigade: commanded by Major General Kempt
1st Battalion, 28th Foot
1st Battalion, 32nd Foot
1st Battalion, 79th Highlanders
1st Battalion, 95th Rifles

9th Brigade: commanded by Major General Pack
2nd Battalion, 44th Foot
3rd Battalion, 1st Foot, the Royal Regiment
1st Battalion, 92nd Highlanders
1st Battalion, 42nd Highlanders

5th Hannover Brigade: commanded by Colonel von Vincke
Landwehr Battalion Hameln
Landwehr Battalion Gifhorn
Landwehr Battalion Hildesheim
Landwehr Battalion Peine


6th Division: commanded by Lieutenant General Sir Lowry Cole

10th Brigade: commanded by Major General Lambert
1st Battalion, 40th Foot
1st Battalion, 27th Foot
1st Battalion, 4th Foot, King’s Own Royal Regiment

4th Hannover Brigade: commanded by Colonel Best
Landwehr Battalion Osterode
Landwehr Battalion Minden
Landwehr Battalion Luneburg
Landwehr Battalion Verden

Brunswickers: commanded by Colonel Olferman
Jeager Batttalion

Light Brigade:
Leib Light Infantry Battalion
1st Light Infantry Battalion
2nd Light Infantry Battalion
3rd Light Infantry Battalion

Line Brigade:
1st Line Battalion
2nd Line Battalion
3rd Line Battalion

Nassauers: commanded by Major General von Kruse
1st Battalion, 1st Line Infantry
2nd Battalion, 1st Line Infantry
Landwehr Infantry

2nd Netherlands Div: commanded by Lieutenant General Baron Perponcher-Sedlnitzky.

1st Brigade: commanded by Major General Graf van Bijlandt
7th (Belgian) Line Regiment
7th (Dutch) Militia
8th (Dutch) Militia
27th (Dutch) Jaeger Regiment
5th (Dutch) Militia

2nd Nassau Brigade: commanded by Major General Prince Bernard of Saxe-Weimar
3 battalions of the 2nd Nassau Regiment
2 battalions of the 28th Ober Nassau Regiment
Jaegers of the 28th Ober Nassau Regiment

3rd Netherlands Division: commanded by Lieutenant General Baron Chasse

1st Brigade: commanded by Colonel Detmers
35th (Belgian) Jaeger
2nd (Dutch) Line Regiment
4th (Dutch) Line Regiment
6th (Dutch) Line Regiment
19th (Dutch) Militia

2nd Brigade: commanded by Major General d’Aubreme
12th (Dutch) Line Regiment
13th (Dutch) Line Regiment
3rd (Dutch) Militia
10th (Dutch) Militia
3rd (Belgian) Jaeger
36th (Belgian) Jaeger