Ernst Gideon von LAUDON (2 February 1717 - 14 July 1790), baron of the Holy Roman Empire, among the most brilliant Austrian feldmarescialli of the eighteenth century, recognized as his own master by the Russian Generalissimo Count of Suvorov. Born and raised in Latvia, at fifteen he was a cadet in Russia, participating in the War of Polish Succession; strongly determined to embark on a military career, after several years spent in mercenary companies was integrated into the Austrian regular army with the rank of lieutenant colonel at the beginning of the Seven Years' War. From battle to battle he conquered the rank of Feldzeugmeister and commander-in-chief in Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia, with the noble title of baron. His last assignment was that of commander in chief of the Austrian armed forces, charge created especially for him by the emperor Leopold II. Portrait, colored version of an engraving by Hugo Bürkner (1818-1897), Germany 1854

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title: BARON ERNST GIDEON VON LAUDON

subject date: 2018-01-01

caption: Ernst Gideon von LAUDON (2 February 1717 - 14 July 1790), baron of the Holy Roman Empire, among the most brilliant Austrian feldmarescialli of the eighteenth century, recognized as his own master by the Russian Generalissimo Count of Suvorov. Born and raised in Latvia, at fifteen he was a cadet in Russia, participating in the War of Polish Succession; strongly determined to embark on a military career, after several years spent in mercenary companies was integrated into the Austrian regular army with the rank of lieutenant colonel at the beginning of the Seven Years' War. From battle to battle he conquered the rank of Feldzeugmeister and commander-in-chief in Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia, with the noble title of baron. His last assignment was that of commander in chief of the Austrian armed forces, charge created especially for him by the emperor Leopold II. Portrait, colored version of an engraving by Hugo Bürkner (1818-1897), Germany 1854

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continent: Europa

image century : XIX

image epoch: Ottocento

subject century: XVIII

subject epoch: Sacro Romano Impero

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