Far Side of The Swedish Camp

Erik Dahlbergh1657/1697

Skokloster Castle

Skokloster Castle
Skoklosters, Sweden

Erik Dahlbergh's engraving of the Swedish encampment clearly shows the strict layout of the camp. Each unit is marked with its commanding officer's name and the ensigns were placed in front of the tents. Temporary camps like this had to be erected to conduct a siege.


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