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Peter the Great at Poltava 1709
Romanov arms
Danish troops of the C18
The Cossack alliies of the Swedes provided much needed cavalry
Cossack allied to Sweden
Russian Bombardier with shotgun
Russian dragoon dismounted
Russian Horse Grenadier
Russian grenadier
scene from a Northern War
Swedish musketeer of the Soedermannland Regiment
Swedish arms
Swedish musketeer
Swedens Warrior King par excellence, Karl XII
Swedish infantry man the ramparts
Click for a larger map of the Battles of the GNW
Battle of the Lesnaya River
Montage of the GNW
Charles XII
Swedish musketeers were the finest on the planet in 1709, through long experience of war
Swedish infantry
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Karl XII is carried away mortally wounded from the fortress of Frederikshald on the Norwegian frontier. Some say his own warweary men shot him in the back.
Russian line
Russian infantry
russian flag
Saxo - Polish flag
swedish flag
unidentified flag of the GNW