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4th Wurttemberg Infantry Regiment centennial medal acquired by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.453.30

4th Wurttemberg Infantry Regiment No. 122 bronze centennial medal 1806-1906 brought back from the war by Harold Goldberg, an American soldier who served in Europe. The 4th Wurttemberg, also known as the 122nd Fusiliers, was formed in 1807 in the Army of the Kingdom, and then, German state of Wurttemberg, when it became part of the Imperial German Army. In 1906, it was renamed in honor of Emperor Franz Joseph. The regiment was disbanded in 1919, following the defeat of Germany and dissolution of the Austro-Hungarian Empire following World War I (1914-1918.) The state was located in southwestern Germany, with Stuttgart as the capital.

Date
1945  (found)
1806-1906  (commemoration)
Geography
found : Germany
Language
German
Classification
Awards
Category
Medals
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the family of Harold Goldberg
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:41
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