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Kaiserlische SeeBattalion 2 Regiment in Flanders in fall of 1917

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FRITZEL   

Hallo Gents,

Loking for info regarding Kaiserlische Marine S.B. especially 6./VI. B. Jnf. Ers. Truppe in Flanders in the end of 1917. 

Can anyone point me in right direction - where to start. Would like to get some pics and retrace unit  movement in fall of 1917

but any info related to this unit prior to 1917 will be also greatly appreciated.

Thank you in advance for time and effort and  if I posted my query in wrong place - Please be kind and forgive me and feel free to move it accordingly. 

Regards,

Fritzel

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FRITZEL   

Hi all,

I have been interested in the Naval Land Forces (Infantry) in the WWI cause my wife's grand father served in 6 Kompanie VI Battalion 2 Regiment from 1914 till 1917 (then  he got injured ) 

 I have not been able to find any real info on this unit. So Please help !!!

Does anyone have any info on them? General info, order of battle etc?

Any hepl will be greatly appreciated.

Thank you in advance.

Regards,

FRITZEL

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FRITZEL   

Can someone confirm that on picture this is Leib-Guaarde Regiment VIII from Frankfurt am Oder ? Can enyone help me  ?

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Bayern   

Fritzel : The Imperial German Navy counted with two types of Land Force , one the Seebataillone , the other the MatrosenRegiment . the first were like the Marines , the other were sailors with infantry training and  equipment . Take alook to the site www. germancolonial uniforms co uk 

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GreyC   
On 19.5.2017 at 23:19, FRITZEL said:

SHould read as follow : Is this a uniform  from 


 Leib-Grenadier-Regiment König Friedrich Wilhelm III (1. Brandenburgisches) Nr.8 

 

Hi,

cuff and collar match, shoulder board unidentifyable from this perspective. Helmet should ideally look like this:

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However, the bush was only worn on top of the helmet during parades and other official or festive occassions.

So, from my view could well be the unit you specufied.

GreyC

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