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  1. Hello , The man wears collar lace as the senior NCOs but with three rhomboid stars , not the six pointed of an army feldwebel
  2. Bayern

    Hindenburg, Paul von

    Hello , A really nice document , a fine gesture of the Reichspresident to a Douane Employee .the president must had have into his staff a Schriftsteller who write on hand the documents .
  3. Hello , Nice cap and not very common , There were not much Chaplains in the Kriegsmarine .
  4. Hello , Its possible ,the colours match ,
  5. Hello , Feldwebel of the Police ?
  6. Hello : Nice pieces , thanks for share . a doubt ,i believe that the Polizei der Gemeinde weared carmine piping . Chaplain mutze ?
  7. Bayern

    Identification of the Badge

    Hello , What Junker School , the portrayed by Nikolai Bulgakov in the novel White Guard ?
  8. Hello : The 7th Infantry Regiment of the Royal Italian Army was named Cuneo ,and his garrison city was Udine . the Regiment existed until 2001 . when was dissolved and their flag envoyed to the Vittoriale . but your Barberis is clearly not the abve mentioned who died heroically in Libia . If your ancestor was from SanGermano Vercellese was of thePiedmont .near Turin ,
  9. Thanks again ! Its a strange feeling for me to see these pictures .
  10. Freikorps ? hmm , perhaps but I think more on a member of the Security Police raised in Saxony at the beggining of 1919
  11. Thanks for your answer and for share something so interesting as Tsingtao .
  12. Hello , You are in the good direction , tell me if i can be of some help
  13. Hello , Normally ,the Familiar misteries were not so misterious or unsolvable .Good Luck and Avanti!
  14. Hello , My pleasure , An interesting point ,the birthdate ,year 1879 , so when Italy entered in ww2 he was on his 60 years old . and you said that his rank was lieutenant a low rank for the age .inclusive for a reservist called to duty. try with these : Tenente Edoardo Barberis Gazzetta Ufficiale del regno de Italia. you wil discharge a Pdf in Italian . If you dont read Italian , well someone of your family perhaps can .The Gazzetta is the official bulletin where all and i remark all about the Italian Army Navy and Air Force was published between 1860 and 1946
  15. My pleasure , regarding Fairchild and aerial survey , here in Argentina is preserved one of two Fairchild 82 D planes purchased in 1937 .both served for aerial survey until 1963 . when they were replaced with Avro Lincoln bombers .Perhaps in the Museo Nacional de Aeronutica .someone knows something about the aerial cameras used .museonacionaldeaeronauticamoron.blogspot.com.
  16. I suggests you to look at :camera - wiki . org /wiki /Fairchild
  17. Edoardo Barberis ? Do you know at least his birth place ?
  18. Bayern

    Identification of the Badge

    Hello : During ww1 some generals used the same belt buckle.
  19. Edwina : Kampfgruppen were in the Wehrmacht , provisional units of mixed composition and variable size conformed in emergency situations .
  20. Hello Jurgen , My pleasure . regarding to the Ruby , Its a point about these pistols that in view of the succes of Gabilondo s Ruby s many un scrupulous people copied the pistol .in variable quality .