The War of Sardinia 1749
May 4th, 1749
Sardinian Red Guard
Kingdom of Spain (Spanish Empire)
His Holiness, The Pope, displeased with the actions of the Sardinian Monarchy and particularly the King, Ishmael I, encouraged the Catholic Empires of Spain and Habsburg to begin a Holy Crusade against the corrupt monarchy of Sardinia.
The war was officially declared by the Papal States and Spain before Britain on May 3rd 1749. Britain is currently embargoing Sardinia.
To remove Ishmael the Pagan from Sardinia-Piedmont and safely return it accordinly to the respectable nations
To convert Ishamel the Pagan to Catholicism under the Spanish flag.
- Spain prepares its fleets to move swiftly around the island of Sardinia.
Spanish privateers moves its fleets to aid in the blockade
- Spain prepares its transport ships to transport troops to Sardinia.
- Spain prepares its landed ground forces in Northern Italy for the march into the Po Valley. Other Spanish troops keep guard on the Western side of Savoy.