AUSTRIAN UHLAN REGIMENTS SET.
In 1860 Austria possessed 12 regiments of cuirassiers, 2 of dragoons, 14 of hussars and 12 of uhlans (lancers). By an Imperial Decree dated the 17th of January 1860, a volunteer Lancer regiment was to be formed and on the following 1st of March the Freiwilligen-Ulanen-Regiment was assembled from two squadrons each from Lancer Regiments 1, 2, 8 & 10. With the appointment of Ludwig Graf von Trani, Prince of the Two Sicily’s as the Regimental-Proprietor or Inhaber on the 15th of May 1861, the regiment was known as the Trani-Ulanen, named after its Inhaber as per tradition. On the 1st of July 1862 the regiment was renamed as the 13th Uhlans