The Wars of Coalition

An Historical Chronicle of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, and of the USA, for the years 1792-1815

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March 1793 Britain began to negotiate subsidies for foreign nations to maintain the war effort, of which one was Hesse-Cassel. With a history of providing 'Mercenary' troops Hesse-Cassel agreed to supply troops for three years, of which Britain defrayed all the costs.. . .