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by KAGGR 1870
Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Help for article 1870-1871
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Help for article 1870-1871

Thank you John

Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Wed Mar 27, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Help for article 1870-1871
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Re: Help for article 1870-1871

Thank you for your answer
If you can make me one pics of the Malta kokarde and one of the IR75 marking
Regards

Bernard
by KAGGR 1870
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Help for article 1870-1871
Replies: 4
Views: 180

Help for article 1870-1871

Hello I am writing articles about pickelhaube of the franco prussian war 1870-1871 I need the following pics - Hanseatische M1867 pickelhaube with Malta cross cocarde - Mecklenburg M1868 picklhaube - IR33 or 34 M1860 or 1867 wappen with swedish banderole - Reuss M67 wappen and cocarde - Schwazburg R...
by KAGGR 1870
Sun Sep 09, 2018 3:28 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: 150th Birthday IR75 Bremen M1860
Replies: 16
Views: 3314

Re: 150th Birthday IR75 Bremen M1860

Hello Just to say that this wappen is not conform to the 1860 helmet because it is a 1871posterior model The "good" model is the M1860 wappen with a different design of the head and especially the presence of two feathers at the base of the tail instead of three like this; Regards http://i65.tinypic...
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Mar 04, 2017 12:42 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: M95 Saxe Cobourg Gotha
Replies: 30
Views: 7583

Re: M95 Saxe Cobourg Gotha

Hello About the pickelhaube of jupiter 66, it is not possible to say if this is Saxe Coburg Gotha or Saxe Meningen We can see the second marking after IR95 is 3BRIR82 this 3th battalion is composed of soldiers of the two duchies RIR82 (I Armee, IV Reserve Korps, ResD22) I Bat Sonderhausen II Bat Erf...
by KAGGR 1870
Sun Feb 23, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: My new book about headgears of the German Army 1914-1918
Replies: 11
Views: 2829

Re: My new book about headgears of the German Army 1914-1918

Hello I add a link for the readers of my book to download and print one additional appendix ( Annexe 4 ) that I made and I have removed of the book because it was exceeding a number of page set by the publisher.(one page in excees !!) It concern all the AK (Armee Korps) in 1914 with all components u...
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Feb 14, 2014 3:12 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: My new book about headgears of the German Army 1914-1918
Replies: 11
Views: 2829

Re: My new book about headgears of the German Army 1914-1918

You can try this links

http://www.ebay.fr/itm/LES-COIFFURES...-/301092512848" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

or this
http://librairie-hussard.com/catalog...-p-100954.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Feb 01, 2014 7:57 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: My new book about headgears of the German Army 1914-1918
Replies: 11
Views: 2829

My new book about headgears of the German Army 1914-1918

Hello This book: "Les coiffures de combat de l’Armée allemande 1914-1918 » (Fight headgears of German Army 1914-1918) is the conclusion of a big work, in french language, with pages 256 and more than 960 pics. I wrotte this with Eric Monfort, during all the last year with participation of several co...
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Jun 08, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Garde zu Fuss 2nd. regiment II batallion
Replies: 13
Views: 3464

Re: Garde zu Fuss 2nd. regiment II batallion

Hello For me GR is for Grenadier regiment (GGR for Guard grenadier) (GR was used for guard grenadier before 1897, date when the grenadier wappen was changed ) In this case GR 12 is grenadier regiment the wappen was changed to Guard Grenadier wappen There are two type of grenadier wappen according to...
by KAGGR 1870
Sun Jan 15, 2012 3:13 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Dreyse M1862
Replies: 26
Views: 5488

Re: Dreyse M1862

Hello
Very interesting stamp of the saxon armee
SLG for Sächsische Leib Grenadier ( or GR 100)
this one was part of the Armee II, Armee Korps 12 ( Sächsische Division), Infanterie Division 23 ( first Sächsische Division), 45th Brigade
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Dec 02, 2011 4:44 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: What wappen for this Fahnrich pickelhaube ??
Replies: 3
Views: 911

Re: What wappen for this Fahnrich pickelhaube ??

Hello
I confirm the chinscales and rosette are in brass with nickel or silver thin coat
This is missing on 60% because repeated overcleaning.
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Thu Dec 01, 2011 12:08 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: What wappen for this Fahnrich pickelhaube ??
Replies: 3
Views: 911

What wappen for this Fahnrich pickelhaube ??

Hello I have this preussian fahnrich pickelhaube It is black felt made the liner is officer style with brown oilcloth and silk The visor trim, rear spine and removable spike and his base are in grey zinc with german silver ring The four bolts are in german silver Chinscales in silver plated brass Ir...
by KAGGR 1870
Tue Nov 22, 2011 2:12 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: SALTY ALEXANDER (OR AUGUSTA ??)
Replies: 20
Views: 3462

Re: SALTY ALEXANDER (OR AUGUSTA ??)

Hello
About the marking KAR
only for Kaiser Alexander Regiment
the Augusta Regiment have 4GGR or 4GGRKA marking
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Mon Oct 24, 2011 6:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 84th Infanterie Regiment in the Franco Prussian War
Replies: 4
Views: 1601

Re: 84th Infanterie Regiment in the Franco Prussian War

Hello IR84 was with FR36 in Brigade 35 of Infanterie Division 18 (Armee Korps IX) It was in Armee II (General Prinz Freidrich Karl von Preussen) This Armee was composed by Garde Korps, Armee Korps II- III- IV- IX (with Hessiches Division 25) and AK XII (Sachsen Armee) Kavalerie Division 5 and 6. Tot...
by KAGGR 1870
Mon Oct 24, 2011 5:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GEW 98 help please
Replies: 1
Views: 1210

Re: GEW 98 help please

Hello I think you have 86 R .8 .233 with one cursive R for Reserve regiment Reserve Regiment 86 compagnie 8 rifle 233 The Reserve 86 was part of Reserve Division 18 and Reserve Brigade 35 (AK IX) The active regiment 86 was FR 86 an Schleswig Holstein Fusilier regiment in Armee Korps IX You have firs...
by KAGGR 1870
Wed Feb 02, 2011 4:26 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: The Hessen Family of Helmets and Their Characteristics
Replies: 63
Views: 36567

by KAGGR 1870
Sat Dec 18, 2010 10:30 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Infanterie Preussische Pickelhaube pattern 1870-1871
Replies: 2
Views: 800

Infanterie Preussische Pickelhaube pattern 1870-1871

Hello Here is one link for my last work about the infanterie pickelhaube pattern worn during 1870-71 franco prussian war In french language but with numerous pics showing the differents pickelhaube pattern worn during this war http://www.terraculturae.com/rubrique,les-casques-en-1870,1255746.html Re...
by KAGGR 1870
Sun Dec 05, 2010 1:12 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Leib Grenadier regiment
Replies: 9
Views: 2043

Sorry I have forgotten in the title
It's Leib Grenadier Regiment Nr 8 Fusilier Bataillon
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Sun Dec 05, 2010 1:06 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Leib Grenadier regiment
Replies: 9
Views: 2043

Leib Grenadier regiment

Hello Here is one rarity. This grenadier regiment pickelhaube is one standard 1860 pattern The particularity and the only difference is the presence of chinstrap "rosette" with a hunting horn this is for the bataillon III (Fusilier Bataillon) the others bataillon (Grenadier Bataillon I and II) have ...
by KAGGR 1870
Mon Oct 25, 2010 11:17 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Kokarden and wappen 1870-71 and 1914-18 new link
Replies: 2
Views: 797

Kokarden and wappen 1870-71 and 1914-18 new link

Hello My last links are now not valid So here is a new link about my 4 studies in french language but very easy to read (you can download this) : Kokarden and wappen infanterie 1870-1871 Kokarden and wappen artillerie 1870-1871 Kokarden and wappen infanterie 1914-1918 Kokarden and wappen artillerie ...
by KAGGR 1870
Tue Sep 28, 2010 1:49 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: The Hessen Family of Helmets and Their Characteristics
Replies: 63
Views: 36567

Hello
Here is my contribution about 115 helmet anatomy
http://www.pickelhaubes.com/forum/viewt ... highlight=
Regard
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Jun 26, 2010 4:12 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Study of the artillerie kokarden and wappen 1914-1918
Replies: 2
Views: 756

Study of the artillerie kokarden and wappen 1914-1918

Hello Here is my last study about wappen and kokarden In french language but easy to read Thank you to Last Skeleton for this FAR10 RB3 wappen pic http://sd-4.archive-host.com/membres/up/44716996513192290/Cocardes_et_plaques/Cahier_A-CXX-4_Cocardes_Plaques_Art_14-18__Vitte.pdf You can see all my for...
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Oct 30, 2009 3:07 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Study of the infanterie kokarden and wappen 1914-1918
Replies: 4
Views: 1691

Hello To help all that no read french language :( :crybaby: here is the english translation of the first page of my study :D Regards Pickelhaube kokarden and wappen of the german infantry in 1914-1918 ( B.Vitte. 2009) The proclamation of the German empire (Deutsches Reich) take place in the “galleri...
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Oct 30, 2009 12:46 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Study of the infanterie kokarden and wappen 1914-1918
Replies: 4
Views: 1691

Study of the infanterie kokarden and wappen 1914-1918

Hello
Here is the link for my study about infanterie pickelhaube kokarden and wappen worn during 1914-1918 war
Easy to read with two tables.
Soon I'LL translate the first page
http://sd-1.archive-host.com/membres/up ... 4-1918.pdf
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Oct 30, 2009 12:37 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Study of infanterie pickelhaube kokarden and wappen 1870-71
Replies: 1
Views: 949

Study of infanterie pickelhaube kokarden and wappen 1870-71

Hello
Here is the link of my first study about infanterie during 1870-71 franco-prussian war.
Sorry in french language but very easy to read with two synthetics tables
http://sd-1.archive-host.com/membres/up ... -71_v2.pdf
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Oct 30, 2009 5:00 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Study of Artillery Kokarden and wappen 1870-1871
Replies: 1
Views: 780

Study of Artillery Kokarden and wappen 1870-1871

Hello Very glad to meet again "pickelhaubes.com" Here is my last study about Artillery 1870-71 http://sd-1.archive-host.com/membres/up/44716996513192290/Cocardes_et_plaques_Artillerie_1870-1871_28_oct_09.pdf This one is in french language but like my other work very easy to read with is synthetic ta...
by KAGGR 1870
Thu Mar 05, 2009 4:19 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Prussian Set M1867 1.K and Kürass 4.K
Replies: 12
Views: 3871

Hello
Sorry for this long delay
The kuirassier wappen M.62 have the same size like your M71
See my pic
Regards

Image
by KAGGR 1870
Mon Feb 16, 2009 8:29 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: pattern variations on guard grenadier wappen stars
Replies: 10
Views: 3389

Bonjour Tony
Thank you for your help :thumb up:
Bernard
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Feb 14, 2009 1:19 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: pattern variations on guard grenadier wappen stars
Replies: 10
Views: 3389

pattern variations on guard grenadier wappen stars

Hello I have observed on Guard star two different pattern in the two striated rings surrounding the Suum Cuique banderole. The most common (type 1) the ring turn to the right side the type 2 turn to the left side This was observed comparing 7 stars: six was type 1 one type 2 (this appear to be the r...
by KAGGR 1870
Sun Jan 04, 2009 1:46 pm
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Prussian Set M1867 1.K and Kürass 4.K
Replies: 12
Views: 3871

Hello
I think the wappen is not the good model.
You have M.71 infanterie wappen with the three tails feathers (tail base)
The regular wappen is M.62 without this feathers.
regards
by KAGGR 1870
Mon Dec 29, 2008 1:44 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Study of the screws and nuts of the Pickelhaube
Replies: 12
Views: 11439

Hello To complete this study here is one short chapter (to add after D-Screw nuts ) about the screw washers Regards Bernard E- Screw washer All screws (M.42- M.57 and M.60) have originaly washer, located on the inner side of the pickelhaube, to prevent the screw to sink in leather. They are always m...
by KAGGR 1870
Sun Dec 07, 2008 4:22 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Study of the screws and nuts of the Pickelhaube
Replies: 12
Views: 11439

Study of the screws and nuts of the Pickelhaube

How to identify screws and nuts used on infantry Maanschaften Pickelhaube. Notice : This study only deal with screws and nuts used on foot troop helmets. This study have two parts I-Screws and nuts for mounts and wappens . II- Screws and nuts for chinscales. The reproduction of the wappens and the ...
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Dec 06, 2008 4:07 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Kokade qouetion
Replies: 4
Views: 1607

Hello Prior to 1897 the regulation for the wear of the pickelhaube kokarde was only one kokarde (state kokarde) to the right side, this concerning: Baden, Bavaria, Hessia-Darmstadt, Mecklemburg Schwering and Strelitz, Prussia, Saxony, Wurtemberg. but the wear of the Kokarde is more complicate in the...
by KAGGR 1870
Tue Dec 02, 2008 1:37 am
Forum: Wappen/Helmet Plates
Topic: Comparative study of guard grenadier wappen M60 and M95
Replies: 15
Views: 21297

Hello To complete my study of the guard wappens I have recently found this wappen but I have a problem because it have mixed characteristics of the M.60 and M.95 wappen. 1- The size of the wappen , the size and the shape of the eagle head are of the M 1860 type. The same with the screw mount. 2-Wing...
by KAGGR 1870
Wed Nov 26, 2008 10:34 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Reserve infanterie Regiment Nr 88 Hessian helmet
Replies: 5
Views: 3403

Reserve infanterie Regiment Nr 88 Hessian helmet

Hello Here is my lastest find One scarce Hessian helmet with RIR 88 marking This reserve regiment (Reserve Division 21) is very particular because it have only one bataillon (II) with Grosserzoglin Hessische (Grand Ducal) origin wearing Hessian Helmet (homeland Worms) the others two bataillons (I an...
by KAGGR 1870
Tue Nov 25, 2008 8:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hessian units 1914/18
Replies: 32
Views: 11456

Hello To complete I think only military units with Grossherzogin Hessian origin wore hessian helmet Here is my RIR88 2th bataillon helmet marking RIR 88 2B Here are two links: http://home.att.net/~ordersandmedals/germany/hessearmy.htm http://www.deutsche-schutzgebiete.de/grossherzogtum_hessen.htm Re...
by KAGGR 1870
Sun Nov 23, 2008 5:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hessian units 1914/18
Replies: 32
Views: 11456

Hello
In your listing the RIR 88 is missing
This RIR have only one Hessian bataillon (II) that wear hessian helmet
(I have one) and the others I and III wear prussian
This RIR was in ID 21 (Brigade 42) see this link
http://wiki-de.genealogy.net/RIR_88
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Nov 22, 2008 3:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hessian units 1914/18
Replies: 32
Views: 11456

Hello The mixture of wappen is not surprising in this regiments We can not forget that at the begening of the war numerous regiments were set up in emergency ( this was not previous ) particularly "Junges" reserve regiments nr 201-248. If we add the great losses...... On the other hand the Hessian k...
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Nov 21, 2008 6:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hessian units 1914/18
Replies: 32
Views: 11456

Hello
The hessians infanterie was in Infanterie Division 25
The others division with Hessians soldiers was
Reserve division 21: RIR 88 (bataillon II)
Reserve Division 25: RIR 116 and RIR 118
Reserve Division 48: RIR 221 and RIR 222
All have hessians helmet and uniforms
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Nov 14, 2008 12:12 pm
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Advice on unit markings
Replies: 8
Views: 2257

Hello For me 1 LGR is for 1 Leib Grenadier Regiment Nr 8 (1. Brandenburgisches) the only to wear Leib title But you have two problems First the wappen is not for grenadier but infanterie The wappen for grenadier is "old regiment eagle" (see pic) Second: the rosace (beneath the chinstrap screw) is no...
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Nov 08, 2008 11:10 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Transitional Guard wappen ???
Replies: 2
Views: 1023

Hello
Thank you Tony I was waiting your opinion !!
Sincerely I have not considerated this opinion
But effectively it 's possible
have you some arguments for this
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Nov 08, 2008 2:54 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Transitional Guard wappen ???
Replies: 2
Views: 1023

Transitional Guard wappen ???

Hello To complete my study of the guard wappens (see my sticky) I have recently found this wappen but I have a problem because it have mixed characteristics of the M.60 and M.95 wappen. 1- The size of the wappen , the size and the shape of the eagle head are of the M 1860 type. The same with the scr...
by KAGGR 1870
Fri Nov 07, 2008 4:43 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: M1867 kurassier helmet and kurass markings
Replies: 5
Views: 2457

Hello
Your Helmet M1862/67 is marked 1th Kurassier
(Leib-Kürassier Regiment Nr1) squadron 2 number 117
For your cuirass can you say if there is one bullet impact on this (Schussdelle) ??
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Wed Oct 29, 2008 4:53 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: New member with an oddball tin ersatz
Replies: 11
Views: 4113

Hello
I am questioning about your screw
This seem to have modern ISO thread
Can you verify this
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Tue Oct 28, 2008 2:13 pm
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Troddeln colors
Replies: 18
Views: 20329

Hello
Sorry!!!! :oops: but despite this error, it is still interesting
particularly about kapitulanten troddel.
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Oct 25, 2008 4:40 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Imperial German Schutztruppe Mounted Pattern Equipment
Replies: 7
Views: 5513

Hello
A very good link about german colonial uniforms
http://www.sacktrick.com/igu/germancolonialuniforms/
regards
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Oct 25, 2008 4:33 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Troddeln colors
Replies: 18
Views: 20329

Hello
Here is one good link for Troddel
http://www.bajonett.at/rund/troddel/infnanterie_1.htm
Regards
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Jun 07, 2008 5:34 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: M67 line wappen variations
Replies: 6
Views: 2231

Hello To come back with this topic I can say that I have seen several M67 helmet with this "M67-71" wappen So, to see if the wappen is originaly with sliders or screws we can see the welding location In fact this are always in the same place (see pics and compare with your wappen) To keep the same p...
by KAGGR 1870
Sat Jun 07, 2008 3:47 am
Forum: Pickelhaube discussion
Topic: Pickelhaube chinstraps - some sewn, some rivetted?
Replies: 10
Views: 3200

Hello Here is one of mine with iron rivets and brass buckel This one is with felt bavarian helmet (made before april 1915) I think this rivetted chinstraps was an war expedient used by some manufacturer but not generalised and then disused (this straps was more brittle than sewed strap) Regards http...
by KAGGR 1870
Tue Mar 18, 2008 5:07 am
Forum: German Uniforms, Cloth Headgear & Accessories
Topic: Kaiser Alexander GGR Shoulder Boards
Replies: 8
Views: 5622

Hello I add my latest find one white shoulder strap for waffenrock dunkelblau and for comparison on pic with standart feldgrau model 1915 pattern (sorry not KAR!!!) 1907-10 pattern and the latest for Dunkelblau uniform you can see the size difference Regards http://i31.tinypic.com/2yz0k8y.jpg http:/...