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Unidentified WW1 Kaiserlich Deutsches Heer Signatures

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101 Oberstleutnant Ulfert

102 Oberst Bürkner, Hauptmann Gürtler, Hauptmann ?

103 Hauptmann Sluyter, Oberstleutnant ?

104 Hauptmann Ritter, ?

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IR150 and 2 from 155


This would appear to be Hptm.d.L. Paul Roepke.

IR157 and 158


Maximilian Boettcher, killed in action 29.3.1918.

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Post 108: Usener

Post 109: von Pfeil

Post 111: Scheibengruber

Post 112: Modrow

Post 113: Brinck

Post 114: von Hornhardt

Post 115: Doerstling

without guarantee


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Some additional information:
Post 107
Forstner, Viktor Alexander Max Fritz Lorenz Freiherr von
in 1914 Kdr. III./IR 162
Kdr. IR 164 (1916-17)
Kdr. IR 84 (1918)
Oberst a.D.
Post 108
Usener, Berthold
Kaufmann in Berlin
in 1914 Lt.d.R. (III Berlin) d. IR 165
12.10.14 OLt.d.R.
24.1.16 Hptm.d.R.
Post 109
Pfeil, Maximilian von
Kdr. RIR 116 (1914-?)
Kdr. IR 168 (?-1916)
Kdr. 176.IB (1916-19)
Kdr. 55.IB (1919)
Kdr. RwBrig 19 (1919)
Bfh.d.Inf., RwBrig 7 (1919)
Bfh.d.Inf., RwBrig 16 (5.-9.1920)
Generalmajor a.D.
Post 110
Maybe Hptm. Engel from IR 170. He was still a Hauptmann in 1919, so I suspect he may have been taken prisoner. I believe his first name was Ernst.
Post 111
Scheibengraber, not Scheibengruber
Dr.jur. Eugen Scheibengraber, Assessor in Frankfurt a.M.
18.10.14 Lt.d.R. (I Frankfurt am Main) d. IR 171
gefallen bei Corcy als Fhr., 3./IR 171
Post 112
Modrow, Bruno
1914 Kdr. JB 1
Kdr. RIR 59 (8.1914-?)
Kdr. 67.IB (1917-18), which included IR 173 in 1918
Generalmajor a.D.
Post 113
Brinck, Franz
1914 Kdr. II./IR 42
Kdr. I./RIR 2 (8.14-?)
Kdr. IR 175 (1915-18)
Fhr. 241.RIB (1915)
Generalmajor a.D.
Post 114
Hornhardt, Albrecht August Heinrich Alexander von
1914 Kdr. II./GR 5, schwer verwundet 26.8.14
Kdr. IR 176 (1915-16)
Kdr. IR 389 (1916-?)
Kdr. e. LIRs (um 1918)
Kdr. 2.LIB (1918-19)
Kdr. 10.RIB (1918)
Generalmajor a.D.
Post 115
Doerstling, Egon
General der Flieger in der Luftwaffe, was in IR 177 until going to aviation in April 1916.
Post 116
There were a bunch of Saxon Lts.d.R. Glaß or Glass.
Post 117
Illegible. You'd probably need a regimental history. It was a Saxon regiment, so the wartime Kriegsranglisten are probably in the archives in Dresden.
Best regards,

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IR 143 and 145

Hi Chris,

from the IR 145 it is Friedrich Franz v. Huth.

Please can you show me the complete document!?

Thanks & best regards,


Edited by KIR

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