Auction 101

Lot 17:

HEINRICH WAGNER REAR ADMIRAL

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Start price: $50

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Auction house commission: 25%

HEINRICH WAGNER REAR ADMIRAL

Konteradmiral Heinrich Wagner (1886 -1950), Director of the Remote-Control-Units (Fernlenkverband) from 1930-1939, presentation photograph to a member of the Fernlenkverbandes (Remote Control Unit), a black-and-white photograph of Wagner, with the inscription in black ink on the mat board: ‘My trusted Fernlenkkommand…Bauer for 5. June 1938. after ten years of loyal collaboration establishing the Remote Control Unit. Heinrich Wagner Captain at sea and director Remote Control Unit. Photograph 4.5 x 6.25 in., 8.25 x 11 in. overall.

WITH: A second presentation photograph to the former recipient.

Framed black-and-white photograph of the bell of the target ship ‘Hessen’ formerly the SMS Hessen, inscribed below the image ‘Herrn See Captain Bauer in kind remembrance Sept./Okt. 38 Dr. Englmann Kblz. 17.3.39.’ Photograph 4.75 x 5 in., 8.25 x 10 in. overall.

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