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Autographed Postcard of Generalfeldmarschall Remus von Woyrsch - Pour le Mérite Winner

Autographed Postcard of Generalfeldmarschall Remus von Woyrsch - Pour le Mérite Winner

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Generalfeldmarschall Remus von Woyrsch (1847-1920) was a distinguished Prussian military leader whose career spanned several significant historical periods. Known for his exceptional service and strategic acumen, von Woyrsch was a key figure in the Imperial German Army during World War I. He was awarded the prestigious Pour le Mérite (PLM), one of Germany's highest military honors, for his extraordinary personal achievements on the battlefield.

Von Woyrsch's military career began long before the Great War, with significant contributions during the Austro-Prussian War and the Franco-Prussian War. His leadership and tactical prowess were further exemplified during World War I, where he commanded the Landwehr Corps and played pivotal roles in various campaigns, particularly on the Eastern Front.

This autographed postcard captures Generalfeldmarschall von Woyrsch in full military regalia. His stern yet composed demeanor reflects his authoritative presence and strategic mind. The postcard, never mailed, is preserved in excellent condition, showcasing von Woyrsch's bold signature in black ink.

The photograph depicts von Woyrsch adorned with multiple military decorations, including the Pour le Mérite. His uniform, meticulously detailed in the image, highlights his rank and the respect he commanded within the military hierarchy. This postcard is a valuable piece of history, offering a personal connection to one of Prussia's most notable military leaders.

  • Historical Relevance: Generalfeldmarschall Remus von Woyrsch, key figure in the Imperial German Army during WWI
  • Awards: Pour le Mérite (PLM)
  • Appearance: Full uniform with numerous decorations
  • Condition: Excellent, never mailed


Cultural Connection: The distinguished career of von Woyrsch and his significant role in various wars are often depicted in historical documentaries and strategy games, offering enthusiasts a tangible link to the past. His decorated uniform and authoritative presence are reminiscent of characters in WWI-themed media.

Condition Notes: The postcard is in excellent condition with a bold signature, never mailed. It stands as a testament to von Woyrsch's military career and is a valuable piece for collectors of WWI memorabilia.

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