WW1 Death Cards 3

 

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Kanonier Johann Wimmer, 7 Batterie 1 Field Artillery Regiment.  Farmer’s son from Voglwohl. 

Killed by being buried in a cave in (trench?) by Reims, 18 July 1918.  He was 19.

Nice full uniform photo. 

The back of the card has a rendering of Jesus with a soldier.  The double page, single sided card measures about 5.25 x 4 inches. 

In very good condition.

$12

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Unteroffizier Anton Leonhard, 11 Bavarian Infantry Regiment.

Killed on the battlefield at Bapaume by shrapnel, 26 August 1918.  He was 26.

The back of the card has an angel with a soldier.  The double page, single sided card measures about 4.5 x 5.5 inches. 

Card has definitely been carried and has a nip at the top center border and a bend to the left corner.

$7

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Gefreiter Josef Linner, 1 Machine Gun Company 2 Reserve Infantry Regiment.

Was awarded the Military Service Cross 3rd Class.

After 2 years true service, he  received a difficult wound and died in the battle by Arras, 9 April 1917.  He was 26.

Nice photo with pistol holster.

The back of the card has an angel with a soldier.  The double page single sided card measures about 4.5 x 5.5 inches. 

Slight wear to the edges.

$10

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Landwehrmann Xaver Vogl, 11 Company 16 Infantry Regiment.    From Prünst.

Killed in the fighting along the Somme, 17 September 1916.  He was 33.

The back of the card has a rendering of Jesus with a soldier.  The double page single sided card measures about 4 x 5.5 inches.

Includes a slip from the German Graves Office listing him as buried in the cemetery at Proyart, France.

Very good condition.

$13

WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild field artillery trench Reims

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Reservist Alois Fischl, Bavaraian Reserve Infantry Regiment 13.  From Fehmbach.

Killed on the field of honor, 6 January 1915.  He was 23.

Nice photo wearing covered spike helmet. 

The back of the card has a rendering of an angel with a soldier.  The single page, single sided card measures about 2.5 x 4.5 inches.

Includes a German Graves Office slip listing him as killed by Ecurie and buried in a mass grave in St. Laurent Blangy, France.

In good condition.

$6

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WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Gefreiter Anton Hochholzer, 11 Company 15 Bavarian Infantry Regiment. Professional soldier from Kronleiten.

Awarded the Iron Cross 2nd Class and the Bavarian Service Cross with Swords.

Killed during an assault in the West (from a bad wound), 4 April 1918.  He was 28.

Good photo wearing 2 ribbons.

The back of the card has a rendering of Jesus with a soldier.  The double page, single sided card measures about 5.5 x 4.5 inches. 

Slightly worn condition.

$9

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Soldat George Koepf, 6 Company 20 Infantry Regiment.

Killed on the field of honor, 18 March 1915.  He was 21.

The back of the card has a rendering of an angel with a soldier.  The single page, single sided card measures about 2.5 x 4.5 inches. 

Includes a German Graves office slip listing him as killed by Fay and buried in a mass grave in Vermandovillers, France.

Very good condition.

$8

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WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild 16 Infantry Regiment Somme
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Machine Gun Company Arras Pistol Holster photo
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild 15 Bavarian Infantry Professional Soldier  EK2
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild 11 Bavarian Infantry Regiment Bapaume August 1918

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Soldat Josef Notz.  From Schrattenbach.

Killed by Fay, 29 November 1914.  He was 24.

Nice photo with marksman’s lanyard.

The back of the card has a crucifix.  The single page single sided card measures about 2.5 x 4 inches. 

Very good condition

$6

WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Fay 1915
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Ecurie 1915 spike helmet
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild 1914 Fay marksman lanyard