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by peter h
Tue Sep 13, 2011 8:10 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Re: Tientsin 1905

Re Joe's Chinese group pic...received this reply at Axis History Forum. cn110: 这不是警察。这是1896年江苏的“新军”,又叫“自强军”。1896年因德国教员生活不习惯,迁到上海吴淞训练。照片可能是这个时期拍的。三年后,德国教练合同期满回国。 This is not police. This was in 1896 Jiangsu “the new armed forces”, called “from the strengthening of the armed forces”. because in 1896 t...
by peter h
Mon Apr 11, 2011 2:03 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Who/what is the guy in the Fez?
Replies: 15
Views: 2871

Joe

Last pic identified as hospital Staff of Feldlazarett 357 in Turkey,September 1917.

Pic was originally posted at: http://www.sammlergemeinschaft-deutsche ... ungen.org/

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by peter h
Sat Mar 12, 2011 3:31 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

1901
Waldersee's wife was American as well.

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by peter h
Fri Mar 11, 2011 4:14 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Life magazine Sept 1966

Waldersee in China

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by peter h
Tue Mar 08, 2011 4:49 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

From ebay.de,seller f-08-15,a few months ago.

Japanese & Germans together Peking 1900/1901.

I think thats Erich von Falkenhayn on right,next to Japanese officer.



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by peter h
Tue Mar 08, 2011 4:35 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Even though the photo studio states processed Shanghai it might be somewhere else,even Tientsin.After the Boxer Rebellion was crushed a lot of patroling continued around Peking as well.Perhaps an allied officer wanted to pose with some Manchu troops?His sleevebands also indicate navy? I found this p...
by peter h
Mon Mar 07, 2011 7:49 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Here's some Imperial Chinese troops 1890s. Uniforms look similar to those in Joe's photo. http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/vepeter/ch1899.jpg By 1905 Chinese uniforms were more of a European style. http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/vepeter/ch1905.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/ve...
by peter h
Mon Mar 07, 2011 4:45 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

In 1907 a Chinese Company was added to Shanghai Volunteer Corps.


Another helm photo as well,from:
http://www.traditionsverband.de/downloa ... iChina.pdf

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by peter h
Sun Mar 06, 2011 11:22 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

by peter h
Sun Mar 06, 2011 11:17 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Wylie,might post there later.Yen on AHF says they are numbers on their vests as well.

Another Ostasiatische Infanterie Regiment pic from: http://www.kopfwelten.org/kp/personen/kessler/


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by peter h
Sun Mar 06, 2011 2:19 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

I posted the photos on AHF.
http://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic. ... 1&t=175932

Lets see if the Chinese experts there can help out.
by peter h
Sat Mar 05, 2011 12:30 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Look to me like the Shanghai Municipal Police:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shanghai_Municipal_Police

A very paramilitary type police force.Photos later from 1940 here:
http://bbs.news.163.com/bbs/mil/182634558.html
by peter h
Sun Feb 27, 2011 11:04 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Lost Digger photos found
Replies: 2
Views: 1390

"Back from Pozieres"

Not from the new collection but shows further the Australian love of trophies.

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by peter h
Thu Feb 10, 2011 1:09 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: "Leibgarde des Kaisers in neuen Tropenuniformen"
Replies: 16
Views: 11428

Also worn in DSWA

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by peter h
Fri Jan 28, 2011 6:52 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Many postcards here: http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/dgkeysearchresult.cfm?parent_id=452489&word=&s=1¬word=&d=&c=&f=&k=0&lWord=&lField=&sScope=&sLevel=&sLabel=&snum=0&imgs=20 http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/vepeter/douai.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/vepeter/kaiser.jpg
by peter h
Sun Jan 23, 2011 11:00 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

From: http://lagrandeguerre.cultureforum.net/ ... les-photos

Poster Lothar

Garde Schützen....note S for Schützen on shako!

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Always good information on that forum: http://lagrandeguerre.cultureforum.net/
by peter h
Sun Jan 23, 2011 7:05 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

From the Bundesarchiv.

Dresden 1932--Funeral of Frederick Augustus of Saxony

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by peter h
Sun Jan 23, 2011 5:53 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

From the Bundesarchiv


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by peter h
Sat Jan 22, 2011 6:17 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

by peter h
Sat Jan 22, 2011 6:31 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

From AHF,poster Timm Haasler

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by peter h
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:46 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Same again--Germans at Gallipoli 1916

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by peter h
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:44 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Same source.

1915--"Dardanelles, Ariburnu, German machine gunners from the crew of SMS Breslau.."

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by peter h
Fri Jan 21, 2011 8:42 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

by peter h
Fri Jan 21, 2011 3:54 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Macedonia/Salonika front 1916/1917 From: http://www.lostbulgaria.com/?cat=3 http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/vepeter/mac1.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/vepeter/mac2.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/vepeter/mac3.jpg http://i5.photobucket.com/albums/y195/vepeter/mac4.jpg
by peter h
Fri Jan 21, 2011 7:08 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

This might be one of the preventative measures used to stop any more helms crossing the Dutch border. :D



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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:38 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Prisoners of the Boche

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:37 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

More photos of Füsilier-Regiment Nr. 36 in Brussels 1914.


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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:22 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

"Patrol...14th Dragoons"

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:19 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

From the French archives.

Officers,Brussels 1914

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:13 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

"East Prussian in winter"

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:10 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Same source again.

Jagers captured by Belgians 1914

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:06 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Same archives.

Interned in Holland 1914

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:05 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Same French archives

BEF prisoners 1914

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:04 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

From: http://gallica.bnf.fr/

Franz Joseph Prinz von Hohenzollern

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 12:42 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

From ebay.de,seller f-08-15

Peking circa 1900/1901--looks like Falkenhayn with Japanese officers

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 12:38 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

From ebay ages ago.

Paraguay army 1928

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by peter h
Thu Jan 20, 2011 12:35 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Odds & Ends
Replies: 32
Views: 9904

Odds & Ends

From ebay a while back.

British soldier on the Rhine 1945

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by peter h
Sat Nov 28, 2009 2:03 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

1905 again

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by peter h
Sat Nov 28, 2009 2:00 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: A mysterious photo from China
Replies: 40
Views: 19746

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by peter h
Sat Nov 28, 2009 1:54 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: A mysterious photo from China
Replies: 40
Views: 19746

Found these on ebay,Shanghai again

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by peter h
Thu Nov 19, 2009 4:47 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

From US National Archives

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by peter h
Thu Nov 19, 2009 4:40 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Captured Boxers

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by peter h
Thu Nov 19, 2009 4:37 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Boxer Rebellion execution.

Germans & Japanese watch

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by peter h
Wed Nov 11, 2009 4:25 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Camels
Replies: 8
Views: 2886

Bulgaria,from its old days of Ottoman rule,had substantial domesticated camel herds.They used them for transport,farming,meat and yoghurt.



"Bulgarian Camels captured...and used by the French Army" at Salonika

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by peter h
Tue Nov 10, 2009 10:38 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Camels
Replies: 8
Views: 2886

Here's some Bulgarians with camels too.

Note the camel herder on foot as well,with similar dress(cloth band rig around waist) as in Robert's pic.

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by peter h
Tue Nov 10, 2009 7:49 pm
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

Joe There from ebay.de,seller das-fotokabinett.He's asking big euros for them,varying from 40 to 70 euros each! Something on the Ostasiatische Besatzungsbrigade here,from Chris' website: http://www.sacktrick.com/igu/germancolonialuniforms/hist%20china.htm The East Asian Occupation Brigade In 1901 wi...
by peter h
Tue Nov 10, 2009 4:53 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

And more "soft" headwear

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by peter h
Tue Nov 10, 2009 4:51 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

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Tue Nov 10, 2009 4:49 am
Forum: Period Photographs
Topic: Tientsin 1905
Replies: 85
Views: 25725

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