Gentlemen, At the urging of a fellow member, I would like to present a thread dedicated to the Napoleonic era awards of the Imperial German states. We often feel a comfort level by concentrating on World War I and then, to varying degrees over time, work our way back through the Colonial and African campaigns to the Franco-Prussian War; but rarely go further than the war of 1866. The Napoleonic era awards reflect things that were to come. Some of the states and entities of that time (Anhalt-K