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Bavarian Schiessauszeichnung/marksman 10th grade prior 1894

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Hi,

for my 500th post I thought I treat you to this Bavarian soldier with marksman stripes prior to the introduction of the cord in 1894. Not too often found, but not superspecial, so appropriate for the occassion. Have enjoyed being part of this forum so far!

GreyC

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Interesting! , a Full Feldwebel, Etatsmassige Feldwebel. to note too the single cockade on his mutze.Bavarian of course.

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Yes, single cockade becausee the photo was made well prior to 1897, when the national cockade was introduced.

Thanks,

GreyC

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Hello ,Grey C. My pleasure. curiously into the Weimar Reichswehr the same shiessauszeichnung were used again

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Posted (edited)

Hello!

Marksman stripes 10th class! Great photo!

Two large and two small stripes = 10th class

Atelier in Munich. Without Guard-Litzen. So probably 1st or 2nd Inf.Rgt.

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Edited by The Prussian

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8 hours ago, Bayern said:

curiously into the Weimar Reichswehr the same shiessauszeichnung were used again

Hi,

now that you are mentioning it.... Unteroffizier der Reichswehr Schießauszeichnung 2nd grade plus sharpshooter grade,

at Andy: Thanks for the nice illustration.

GreyC

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Thanks, to note too the three laced feldstiefel that replaced at ssome extent the old knobelbecher, and not generalized due its high cost

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