Help Id'ing Epaulette

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Help Id'ing Epaulette

Post by cptbob » Wed Jun 03, 2020 5:54 pm

I got this as a two-fer with a faustriemen I bought a couple years ago. It's Wurtemburg major but I can't determine the unit. Doesn't seem to be any of the cavalry units with that cypher and facing color. Any ideas? Thanks!!!!
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Re: Help Id'ing Epaulette

Post by b.loree » Wed Jun 03, 2020 6:57 pm

KAGGR#1 aka Steve should be able to answer this or Tony Schnurr.
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Re: Help Id'ing Epaulette

Post by Sandmann » Sat Jun 06, 2020 8:15 am

Coold be from Inf.-Regiment „Kaiser Wilhelm, König von Preußen“ (2.Württembergisches) Nr.120
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Re: Help Id'ing Epaulette

Post by cptbob » Tue Jun 09, 2020 5:44 pm

That certainly looks like the right cypher. Thanks!

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Re: Help Id'ing Epaulette

Post by KAGGR#1 » Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:27 pm

Pre war the underlay would have been red .About 1915 all Infantry units
went to a white underlay like your strap .Nice example
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Re: Help Id'ing Epaulette

Post by cptbob » Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:49 pm

KAGGR#1 wrote:
Thu Jun 11, 2020 2:27 pm
Pre war the underlay would have been red .About 1915 all Infantry units
went to a white underlay like your strap .Nice example
Steve McFarland
Thanks for the info! That's good stuff to know.

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Post by Tony without Kaiser » Thu Jun 11, 2020 8:43 pm

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