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Here is my insignia from that regiment. The Litzen are for the simplified M1907 tunic (gray center strip) and the other pair are for the Bluse. The shoulder straps are the 1915 pattern.

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17 hours ago, Oberjäger said:

Here is my insignia from that regiment. The Litzen are for the simplified M1907 tunic (gray center strip) and the other pair are for the Bluse. The shoulder straps are the 1915 pattern.

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Great little set you've there, Chip. Thanks for sharing it with the Forum!

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Here is my insignia from that regiment. The Litzen are for the simplified M1907 tunic (gray center strip) and the other pair are for the Bluse. The shoulder straps are the 1915 pattern.

@Oberjäger Chip, thanks for sharing those.  Were those removed from uniforms or were they unissued stock?

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:excl: FEUER! :ohmy:

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No information on reverse.  It would be interesting to know if this was a defensive action to slow an enemy advance, a spectacle to divert attention, or perhaps an effort to conceal movement.  Otherwise, the wagons seem dangerously close to nearby structures for training purposes.

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