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Dear fellow collectors

A friend of mine has been offered this medalbar for sale, he asked me for my opinion and when I saw the pictures I was fairly certain I had seen it before and if I'm not mistaken it was here on GMIC. Does anyone remember?

Kind regards and thanks in advance, Laurentius

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Seeheld,

That is a wonderful bar.  Here is the military career of its original owner

Andy

 

Gerhard Gr. von der Schulenburg Frhr. von Bohlen  (22.06.1865-18.03.1946)

06.10.19            d. Absch. m. Pens., d. Char. als Oberst u. d. Erlaubn. z. Tr. d. Unif. d. Inf. R. 22 bew.

24.01.19-06.10.19   in Füs. R. 90

31.08.16-20.01.19   Kom. d. Inf. R. 22

02.08.14-31.08.16   Kom. d. II./Res. Inf. R. 90

18.12.12-02.08.14   b. St. d. Füs. R. 90  (Rostock)

[01.10.10           Namenänderung von Gr. von der Schulenburg-Wolfsburg in Gr. von der Schulenburg Frhr. von Bohlen]

07.07.01-18.12.12   Chef 3./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

1901-07.07.01       in 1./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

1899-1900           in 10./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

1898               in 9./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

1897               in 4./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

01.10.95-1896       in 6./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

01.03.93-30.09.95   k.b. Bez. Kom. Cüstrin als Adj.

1891-01.03.93       in 5./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

1890               in 11./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

1889               in 10./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

17.09.87-1888       in 3./Gren. R. 8  (Frankfurt a.O.)

17.09.87            Sek.Lt.

13.11.86            Port. Fähnr. (P4p)

15.09.86            Unteroffiz.

08.08.86            Gefreiter

17.07.86            als Dreij. Freiw. in Gren. R. 8 eingetr.

 Orden 1914:         PRAO4  PDK

 Oberstlt. 22-03-18 C

Major     18-12-12 C

Hptm.     02-09-01 A*

Oblt.     15-12-94 Vv

Leutn.    17-09-87 D10d

*ern.     07-07-01

 

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Just to be clear, and because there were others with the Rufname Gebhard, he was Gebhard Hans Emil, *22.6.1865 in Straußberg, †18.3.1946 in Putbus.  He had three brothers:

Karl Hans Gebhard Graf v. der Schulenburg-Wolfsburg, *26.9.1867 in Simnau, †8.9.1950 in Martinsbüttel; Ritter des Ordens pour le Mérite, char. Gen.Lt.a.D.

• Hans Gebhard Graf v. der Schulenburg-Wolfsburg, *28.6.1870 in Bremen, †8.11.1946 in Potsdam; Maj.d.L.a.D.

• Friedrich Wilhelm Graf v. der Schulenburg-Wolfsburg, *28.3.1873 in Bremen, †14.3.1928 in Potsdam; Oberstlt.a.D.

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Hi Dave,

 

thank you for your information supply.

Today I have received the medal bar. It's really a beauty.

Maybe the Chilean Order is on a wrong ribbon? I know this order on a dark blue ribbon.

I do not have any information regarding this order.

Regards Seeheld

 

Gebhard Graf von der Schulenburg, Freiherr von Bohlen as 001.jpeg

Gebhard Graf von der Schulenburg, Freiherr von Bohlen rs 001.jpeg

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