He took armies further, motivated his men from the front of the line and faced the enemy on their terran but always on his terms.
They say he modelled himself on Tran Hung Dao, the Mongolian Empire general who led the strongest army there.
What other Generals do you admire and what do you most admire about General Chat?
Yes correct Hi truespeed
We never found out enough about the great man!
I didn't see the original thread and thought this thread was a hoot! Nice job!
We are talking about Alexander the Great? Is that correct?
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He began his career as an artillery officer, and he maintained a love for artillery throughout his reign. He put enormous emphasis on the power of field guns to change the tide of battle, and his wars happened to coincide with revolutions in cannoneering technology that made his visions possible.
He favored lighter, more mobile cannon than his enemies, and he deployed him in independent companies that were not hamstrung in their actions by the movement of supporting infantry or cavalry.
His artillery commanders were therefore able to put more constant, reliable pressure on an enemy, helping with Napoleon's characteristic aggressive posture and maneuvering.