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General der Artillerie Walter Pelkmann (1856–1919)

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Thanks to arb, Chris, Rick, Glenn J ... here is what I have for Pelkmann, additions or exact dates would be great:


Avantageur (Fahnenjunker) 1. Oktober 1874

... Eintritt in die 1. Kompanie des Pommerschen Fußartillerie-Regiments Nr. 2 in Swinemünde

... ... 1899 in Fußartillerie-Regiment „von Hindersin“ (1. Pommersches) Nr. 2 umbenannt

Unteroffizier 1875

Portepee-Fähnrich 15. Mai 1875

Sekondeleutnant 12. Februar 1876

Premierleutnant 13. Dezember 1883

Hauptmann 13. November 1888

Major 24. Juli 1894

Oberstleutnant 1. Dezember 1900

Oberst 22. März 1903

Generalmajor 18. Mai 1907

Generalleutnant 10. September 1910

... 14.4./15.5.1907 bis 19.12.1911 Kommandeur der 3. Fußartillerie-Brigade in Metz
... 19.12.1911 bis 31.3.1913 Kommandeur der 1. Fußartillerie-Inspektion in Berlin
... 1.4.1913 mit der gesetzlichen Pension zur Disposition gestellt
... 2.8.1914 bis 9.11.1918 stellvertretender Gouverneur von Metz

Charakter als General der Artillerie 27. Januar 1915


Roter Adlerorden, IV. Klasse mit der Krone

Zentenarmedaille, 1897

Preußisches Dienstauszeichnungskreuz

Preußischer Kronenorden, III. Klasse

Rettungsmedaille am Band (Preußen)

Roter Adlerorden, III. Klasse mit der Schleife

Albrechts-Orden, Komturkreuz II. Klasse (SA2b)

Militärverdienstorden (Bayern), Offizierkreuz (BMVO/BMV.O)

Preußischer Kronenorden, II. Klasse

Roter Adlerorden, II. Klasse mit Eichenlaub

Albrechts-Orden, Komturkreuz I. Klasse (SA2a)

Stern zum Preußischen Kronenorden II. Klasse

Militärverdienstorden (Bayern), II. Klasse mit Stern (BMV2mSt)

Eisernes Kreuz (1914), II. und I. Klasse

... I. Klasse am 23. Dezember 1914

Kriegsverdienstkreuz (Braunschweig) am 27. November 1917

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