PRUSSIA – POSTCARD – ADMIRAL LUDWIG VON SCHRÖDER – NAVY – FLANDERS MARINEKORPS
Ludwig von Schröder was an admiral prior to WW I’s beginning. He had retired, but was called back to service once the war began. Admiral Ludwig von Schröder was placed in charge of the naval ships and land forces that eventually became known as Marinekorps or Marineinfanterie in Flanders. The latter was the ramping up of the See-Bataillone to division strength.
This is a pen and ink portrait of Admiral Ludwig von Schröder. The caption below his image, identifies him as the Commander of Marine troops in Flanders. The postcard was never mailed and is in excellent condition.