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Brodeffer or Brodesser?

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I was looking through on-line sources to find information about 2. Bayern Artillerie Regiment in the 1870s and keep finding the word "Brodeffer" or "Brodesser".  Unfortunately, I can't find a definition for the word anywhere.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.  Thank you!

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Not a definition but a person:

Karl Ritter von Brodeßer, the Regimental "Inhaber" (literally owner) or honorary regimental chief from 1870 to 1876.



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Thanks guys!  Sometimes I can't find the forest for the trees.  I had found the stuff on Wiki and some other sites, but when I was looking over all the on-line sources such as the Regierungsblatt, I was finding this kind of stuff:


Rather than the name of the Regiment, I somehow came to the conclusion that it must be some sort of rank in the Regiment or a duty position related to the laying of the guns.   Thank you again.



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