This Force Composition Guide outlines the type and number of Units in historically plausible English Formations during the Mid War (1808-1812).

FormationTraitsUnitsQTYUnit TraitsNotes
BrigadeFoot Infantry Battalions3
Infantry DivisionFoot Infantry Battalions5
1st DivisionFoot Guards Battalions
Highland Foot Battalions
Foot Infantry Battalions
2
2
2
Shock
Shock

Limit one 1st Division per Army
Light DivisionLight Foot Battalions

Rifle Companies
Royal Horse Artillery
2

8
1
Lights, Shock
Lights

Limit one Light Division per Army
Light Cavalry BrigadeImpetuous
Rapid Deployment
Light Dragoon Squadron Groups2Lights
[Heavy] Cavalry BrigadeImpetuous
Rapid Deployment
Dragoon Squadron Groups4
Artillery ParkReinforcements9-pdr Royal Artillery Battery
6-pdr Royal Artillery Batteries
6-pdr Royal Horse Artilleries
1

1

1

Formation Trait Summary

Impetuous If Threatened roll 2D6, on a result of ≤5, Converts to Attack [A].

Rapid Deployment Rolls +1D6 when deploying.

Reinforcements Assets may be distributed to other Formations.

Unit Trait Summary

Lights Do not halt for dense terrain & Threat is not reduced vs dense terrain or at range vs Built-up-Areas.

Shock Threat is not reduced vs Built-up-Areas, Strong points, or Walls.