Diary of the 1813 Campaign:
1 July [13 July]. Arrived to
Plaue for the training of hussars.
2 July [14 July]. At
Plaue. Training of apushkin’s company.
3 July [15 July]. Traveled
4 July [16 July]. Training
of the combined battalions of the 9th and 18th Division. Arrived to
5 July [17 July]. At Plaue.
8 July [20 July]. Arrived at
9 July [21 July]. In Berlin.
10 July [22 July]. Arrived at
Plaue with Mackenzi.
11 July [23 July]. At Plaue.
12 July [24 July]. Traveled
to Berlin. Crown Prince [Bernadotte] arrived to Berlin in the
13 July [25 July]. In Berlin.
Crown Prince [Bernadotte] dined with Prince Friedrich Wilhelm.
Everyone was in the theater and saw Prince Wilhelm’s wife.
14 July [26 July]. In Berlin
– dine with the prince.
16 July [28 July]. In Berlin.
17 July [29 July]. Returned
to Plaue late in evening.
18 July [30 July]. Traveled
to Brandenburg to meet Crown Prince, who arrived in the evening.
19 July [31 July]. Military
review for Crown Prince. The Sevsk, Tula, Navaginsk Regiments,
battalions of the 9th and 18th Division, the 14th Jagers, Pavlograd
Hussar Regiment, Dyachkin’s Don and other artillery were deployed
for the parade. It was unbearably hot. After the review, we had a
lunch with Crown Prince and returned to Plaue.
20 July [1 August]. At Plaue.
23 July [4 August]. Winzegorode
arrived at Brandenburg.
Future King Friedrich Wilhelm IV.