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    Gentlemen, this is what I have for Johann Georg Adolf (Ritter) von Deines, any additions or corrections very welcome:


    1 October 1867 Einjährig-Freiwilliger (one-year volunteer)

    6 July 1869 Seconde-Lieutenant der Reserve (2nd Lieutenant of the Reserves)

    15 July 1871 Seconde-Lieutenant (active)

    4 April 1876 Premier-Lieutenant (1st Lieutenant)

    ?? ?? 1878 Hauptmann/Rittmeister (Captain)

    12 November 1885 Major

    27 January 1890 Oberst-Lieutenant (Lieutenant Colonel)

    29 March 1892 Oberst (Colonel)

    18 April 1896 Generalmajor (Major General)

    18 April 1899 Generallieutenant (Lieutenant General)

    29 May 1903 General der Kavallerie (General of the Cavalry)


    Iron Cross (1870), 2nd Class on 18 December 1870

    War Commemorative Medal of 1870–1871 (Kaiserliche Kriegsdenkmünze 1870/71; KD70/71) with 4 Battle Clasps on 20 May 1871

    Imperial Persian Order of the Lion and the Sun, Knight's Cross (PSuL4/PL4; later PSuL5/PL5)

    Order of the Redeemer (Greece), Officer's Cross (GE3)

    Red Eagle Order (Roter Adlerorden), 4th Class (RAO4) on 18 January 1883

    Order of Charles III (Spain), Commander 2nd Class (SC2b/SpCIII2b) on 14 August 1886

    Cross of Military Merit (Spain), White Decoration, 2nd Class (SMV2/SpMV2) on 12 April 1887

    Order of the Iron Crown (Austria), 2nd Class (ÖEK2) in 1887

    Austrian-Hungarian Imperial Order of Leopold, Commander (ÖL2)

    Prussian Order of the Crown (Preußischer Kronenorden), 3rd Class on 18 January 1891

    House Order of Hohenzollern, Knight's Cross (HOH3) on 6 September 1891

    Albrechts-Orden of Saxony, Commander 2nd Class (SA2b) in 1891

    Prussian Long Service Cross for 25 years (Königlich Preußisches Dienstauszeichnungskreuz; DA/PDK)

    Order of the White Falcon (Hausorden vom Weißen Falken), Commander's Cross (GSF2) in 1892

    Red Eagle Order, 3rd Class with the Bow and the Crown on 27 January 1893

    Württemberg Order of the Crown, Commander (WK2/WK2b) in 1893

    Order of the Crown of Italy, Grand Officer (JK2)

    Franz-Joseph-Orden, Commander with Star (ÖFJ2mSt/ÖFJ2a) in 1893

    Prussian Order of the Crown, 2nd Class on 19 September 1893

    Anniversary Oak Leaves (Jubiläums-Eichenlaub „25“ 1870/1895) to the Iron Cross 2nd Class

    Chinese Order of the Double Dragon, 2nd Class, 1st Grade (ChDDII.1/CDII.1)

    Red Eagle Order, 2nd Class with Oak Leaves and the Crown on 27 January 1897

    Prussian Centenary Medal 1897 (Zentenarmedaille) on 22 March 1897

    Royal House Order of Hohenzollern, Commander (Kreuz der Komture) on 22 May 1898

    Star to his Prussian Order of the Crown 2nd Class on 27 January 1899

    Star of the Commander (Stern der Komture) of the Royal House Order of Hohenzollern on 6 May 1900

    Baden Order of the Zähringer Lion, Grand Cross (BZ1) in 1900

    Order of Isabella the Catholic, Grand Cross (SJ1) on 25 June 1900

    Order of the Iron Crown (Austria), 1st Class (ÖEK1) in 1900

    Star to his Red Eagle Order 2nd Class with Oak Leaves and the Crown

    Prussian Order of the Crown, 1st Class on 19 September 1901

    Austrian Imperial Order of Leopold, 1st Class (ÖL1a)

    Order of the Crown of Italy, Grand Cross (JK1/ItKr1)

    Red Eagle Order, 1st Class with Oak Leaves and the Crown

    Belgian Order of Leopold, Grand Cordon (BelgL1/BL1) on 11 May 1905

    House Order of the Wendish Crown, Grand Cross with the Crown in Gold (MWK1b/MK1b) in 1905

    Commemorative Badge for the Silver Wedding Anniversary in 1906 (Erinnerungszeichen zur Silbernen Hochzeit 1906)

    Red Eagle Order, Grand Cross with Oak Leaves and the Crown

    Austrian Imperial Order of Leopold, Grand Cross (ÖL1) in 1908

    Knight of the Order of the Black Eagle on 27 January 1910



    Das Husaren-Regiment König Wilhelm I (1. Rheinisches) Nr. 7 von der Formation des Stammregiments bis zur Gegenwart (Adolf von Deines), 2nd Edition.jpg

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