Charging Vistula Lancer Officer--single mounted Polish figure
Item Number: NA474
Charging Vistula Lancer Officer
"The Vistula Lancers"
Originally known as the ‘Vistula Uhlans’, they were exceptionally well-trained Polish Lancers and first-class horsemen in the service of Napoleon and among his favourite regiments of light cavalry. The regiment saw plenty of action during Napoleon’s campaign in Spain between 1808 and 1811. In 181,2 they followed their Emperor into Russia and suffered accordingly. They also took part in his final ‘100 Days Campaign’ of 1815… Loyal to the end.
Officers of the regiment carried only sabres. This officer leads his men, galloping into battle.
Due to be released in SEPTEMBER 2021..