Historical Militaria & Autographs

Lot 42:


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Start price: $70

Estimated price: $140 - $220

Auction house commission: 25%

(1898-1977) German Generalleutnant, Knight’s Cross recipient and commanded of several Fallschirmjaeger divisions. Fought on the Eastern Front and Normandy. Photograph of Wilke in uniform signed in blue ink in the lower left corner and again signed on the reverse: ‘…in comradeship. Febr. 1972/Oberstdorf/ G. Wilke Genlltn. a.D.’, 4 x 6 inches.