WW1 Death Cards 5

 

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Soldat Matthias Unterbauer, 8 Company 2 Reserve Infantry Regiment.  Farmer’s son from Attenberg.

Was awarded the Iron Cross.

Killed in the battle by Bailleul, 6 May 1915.  He was 28.

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

Includes a slip from the German Graves Office listing him as buried in St. Laurent Blangy, France.

Very good condition.

$10

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Sanitäts Sergeant Andreas Bauer, Bavarian Army Kraftwagen Kolonne 275.

Was awarded the Bavarian Military Service Cross 3rd Class with Crown and Swords.

After 50 months true service, he died of a difficult illness in a military hospital in Mons, Belgium.  He was 29.

The double page, single sided card measures about 4.5 x 5.75 inches.  Back of card has a religious scene.

Includes a slip from the German Graves Office that he was buried in Vladslo, Belgium.

Good condition.

$10

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Telephonist Lorenz Haslberger,   Staff 3 Abteilung 23 Bavarian Field Artillery Regiment.  Mill owner’s son from Göppenham.

After 22 months service, he was killed on a telephone (line?) patrol, 11 June 1918.  He was 21.

The back of the card has a rendering of an angel with a soldier.  The double page, single sided card measures about 5 x 4 inches.

Includes a slip from the German Graves Office that he was buried in Vermandovillers, France.

Excellent condition.

$10

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Soldat Anton Schmid, 6 Company 3 Bavarian Infantry Regiment.  From Reith.

Buried from the impact of a mortar in Flanders, 24 October 1917.  He was 20. 

Nice uniform photo.

The back of the card has a rendering of Mary with a soldier.  The double page, single sided card measures about 5.25 x 4.25 inches. 

Very good condition.

$15

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Gefreiter Xaver Müller, master plumber.

Killed on the field of honor at Fay, Northern France, 28 November 1914.  He was 26.

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 inches. 

Includes a German Graves Office slip listing him as killed at fay and buried in a mass grave at Vermandovillers, France.

Excellent condition.

$8

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Pionier Mathias Steinberger, 3 Bavarian Bicyclist Batallion 2 deutsche Radfahrer Infantry Brigade.  From Steinberg.

Was awarded the Iron Cross 2nd Class.

Killed during an assault on Orsova, 12 November 1916.  He was 26.

Nice uniform photo.

The back of the card has a rendering of Jesus on a battlefield.  The single page, single sided card measures about  2.5 x 4 inches. 

Very good condition.

$12

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Unteroffizier Joseph Huber.  Professional soldier’s son from Brunnhof.

Was awarded the Iron Cross 2nd Class and the Bavarian Military Service Cross.

Killed by an infantry round to the head, 20 August 1918.  He was 28. 

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. 

Includes slip from the German Graves Office that he was killed by Crapeaumesnil and buried in Lassigny, France.

Excellent condition.

$10

WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Army Unteroffizier Iron Cross
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Bailleul 1915
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Bavarian Field Artillery Vermandovillers
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Radfahrer Bicyclist Batallion Orsova 1916
WW1 German Death card Sterbebild Leutnant Hubert Kink

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Leutnant Hubert Kink, 21 Infantry Regiment.  From Ammerland.

Killed 2 September 1914.  He was 25. 

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

Includes slip from the German Graves Office that he was buried in Gerbeviller, France.

Very good condition.

$8

WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Generalmajor Jakob Pfluegl

WW1 German Death Card (Sterbebild) for Army Generalmajor Jakob Pfluegl, Stellvertrater Generalkommando III Armee Korps.

Komtur and Knight of high Orders.

Had a brain stroke and died in Nuernberg, 23 January 1917.  He was 61.  He was buried January 29 in Viechlach

The back of the card has a rendering of an angels with a cross.  The single sided card measures about 5.25 x 2.25 inches. 

A rust stain at the bottom.

$17

WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Buried mortar impact Flanders 1917
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Sanitäts Sergeant Mons Belgium
WW1 German Death Card Sterbebild Gefreiter FAY 1914