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Welcome to the Napoleonic era task force, which covers the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic wars. If you have any questions about articles or are generally seeking advice, you're encouraged to ask at the main military history talk page, or you can directly approach one of the task force participants below.

The coordinators of the Military history WikiProject can be contacted here.


This task force covers the events of the French Revolutionary Wars and the Napoleonic Wars, corresponding to the period from c. 1792 to c. 1815.

Any article related to this task force should be marked by adding Napoleonic-task-force=yes to the {{WPMILHIST}} project banner at the top of its talk page (see the project banner instructions for more details on the exact syntax). This will automatically place it into Category:Napoleonic era task force articles.

A special project incubator covers the Waterloo Bicentennial articles. Please see this page if you'd like to sign up!


If you approach anyone from this list for advice or help, please check their contributions first to check if they've edited recently. This list may contain people who have not edited Wikipedia in a long time.

  1. Alexandru.demian (talk · contribs)
  2. Auntieruth55 (talk · contribs) French Revolutionary Wars (particularly in southwestern Germany). War and Society. Austrian and French generals.
  3. Cunobeline (talk · contribs) Royal Regiment of Artillery related.
  4. Djmaschek (talk · contribs) (Austrian, Spanish & French generals & battles, Peninsular, 1796, War of the Pyrenees.)
  5. fdewaele (talk · contribs)
  6. GELongstreet (talk · contribs) (OoBs, biographies, minor fixes & additions)
  7. Kenmore (talk · contribs) (I just did the Battle of Krasnoi article, and I'd like to upgrade it from a stub to something much more polished. I have the historical sources and the knowledge, but need to learn more about operating in Wikipedia format. I'd also like to write articles on other key battles in Napoleon's 1812 campaign: Polotsk I & II, Tarutino, Vyazma, etc. Anyone who can give me more orientation, please contact me at Wikipedia or at my email. Thank you.)
  8. Kozam (talk · contribs) Imperial Guard Cavalry, French and Allied generals of the Napoleonic Wars, Peninsular War. I'm essentially present on French Wikipedia but I contribute here for the pleasure sometimes.
  9. Marechal Ney (talk · contribs) I have a lot of general knowledge. Specialties are 1814 campaign, Imperial Guard Cavalry (also line cavalry, to a lesser extent)
  10. Sadads (talk · contribs) (am beginning to do some major work on nautical history during this period, if anyone needs any help, contact me on my talk)
  11. SoLando (talk · contribs)
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If you think someone in the project has done an outstanding job editing Napoleonic Era related articles, award them the "The Napoleonic Era Barnstar" by placing {{subst:Napoleonic Barnstar|Message ~~~~}} on their talk page.

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A list of the top 500 most popular articles within our scope, as well as the number of page views each article received over the past month, can be found here.

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