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Hi,

I just picked this up at Ebay. As my major interest is firearms, this photo is a P08 bonanza.

I simply never saw so many in a single picture.

I would like to know what is written on the back, units, names, etc.

Thanks in advance.

Douglas.

Luger_P08_-_Radfahrer.jpg

Luger P08 - Radfahrer reverse.jpg

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Hello Douglas!

Unfortunately I can´t read the text, but he writes, that he es a Waldhornist. That´s a musician who plays the French Horn. His unit is 2nc company of Garde-Jäger-Bataillon

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Hi,

Waldhornist Lindmüller 2. Komp. Garde Jäger Bataillon Potsdam

An Frau Gertrud Lindmüller Gifhorn/Hannover Maschstraße 11 Parterre

Viele Grüße vom Revolver Scharfschießen Dein Männi.

Bin mit 29 Ring(en) bester Schütze im Musik...

Haben nur auf dem Wege dahin diese Bilder machen lassen.

Nochmals besten Gruß Wilhelm

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Hi,

small correction:

"Haben uns auf dem Wege dahin..."

GreyC

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Thanks a lot for the transcription.

I made a quick research at the Volksbund site and there is a Wilhelm Lindmüller, rank "Fahrer", listed as KIA on June 14th, 1916.

I'm afraid he is the sender of this postcard.

Douglas

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"maybe "Musik-Kohr" (wrong written, should be Musik-Korps)"

Yes, I think the same.

Uwe

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