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OBERST ERNST SEIFERT - SEINE ORDEN


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One of my associates has come across the tunic which he believes to be that of Oberst Ernst Seifert. The probable date of the tunic is 1936 or 1937 and the loops indicate a seven-place ribbon bar. Unfortunately there is vertially no information about this officer other than photographs.

Can anyone tell me what awards he had? A photo of him as a general with his ribbon bar indicates the Iron Cross, the Albrechts-orden Knights Cruss 1st class with swords and 2nd class with swords, the Honor Cross and two Wehrmacht long service ribbons, probably the 1st and 3rd class.

Did Seifert serve in the Reichswehr? What did he do after the war?

Thanks for looking!

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