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Does anyone have any info on General Jurgen Schmidt, 1870EK2, "Spicheren," "Beau La Rolande," next to "Gravelotte-St.Privat," "Beaumont," "Sedan" bars, 1866 Koeniggraetz Cross; 1864 War Commemorative Medal; China Commemorative Medal in Steel for non-combattants; 1897 Centenary Medal, Saxon Duchies: Ernestine Ducal House Order: 2nd model Knight Cross 2nd class.

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Does anyone have any info on General Jurgen Schmidt, 1870EK2, "Spicheren," "Beau La Rolande," next to "Gravelotte-St.Privat," "Beaumont," "Sedan" bars, 1866 Koeniggraetz Cross; 1864 War Commemorative Medal; China Commemorative Medal in Steel for non-combattants; 1897 Centenary Medal, Saxon Duchies: Ernestine Ducal House Order: 2nd model Knight Cross 2nd class.

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We all have our interests and take on things, but IMHO most bio data will be ordered on what wars he fought in, when he served, even when he died, not soley on what medals he picked up. Can I assume that he was a junior officer in 1870? Which Army?

Bob Lembke

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