The Royal Prussian Army. Sub officer-bearer of the 2nd Guard Regiment. Officer 4th Regiment of the Queen Augusta.
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The Capitulation of Sedan. The German-French surrender negotiations on 2 September 1870. The German negotiator is Otto Graf von Bismarck (1815-1898).
Shakos of the 19th century. Napoleonic wars (Coalition Wars).
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Shakos of Voltigeurs, Cavalry, Hussars, Artillery, Infantry, Grenadier, Officer, Fusilier, Flanqueur. Battle of Waterloo.
Of the various hats of Napoleon are for Ex. only about 9 pieces as a known obtained, of which only one of the consular time.