Auction - August 2021
KAISER WILHELM II
(1859 – 1941) German Emperor and King of Prussia 1888 – 1918. After a series of crushing defeats on the Western Front in 1918, he was forced to abdicate, thereby bringing an end to the House of Hohenzollern’s three-hundred-year reign. Handwritten document signed as Kaiser, Berlin, 27. January 1910, 1 page. To Oberstleutnant Eulert at the staff at Infanterie-Regiment von Borcke (4. Pommersches) Nr. 21. Reading: ‘I hereby transfer [you to] and entrust you with the command of the Infantry Regiment von Grohman (1st Posensches) No. 18. Mailing folds, 8.25 x 10.5 inches.