Bavarian Staff Sergeant and Pilot Johann Brunner

  Johann Brunner was born on June 1, 1896 at Leonberg in the Oberpfalz.  In peacetime he was a pupil at the Unteroffizierschule (Non-Commission Officer School) at Fürstenfeldbruck.     In early 1915 Bavarian Reserve Infantry Regiment 13 was transferred from the 5th Bavarian Reserve Division on

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Commemoration Medal for the Royal Prussian Guard Grenadier Regiment Number 2

Introduction: The Commemoration Medal for the Royal Prussian Guard Grenadier Regiment No.2 (Eerinnerungsmedaille für das Koniglich Preußische Gardegrenadiere Regiment Nummer 2) was issued to Commemorate the 50th anniversary of Emperor Franz Joseph’s appointment as Inhaber (Proprietor) of the Royal Prussian Emperor Franz Grenadier Guard Regiment Number 2

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Franz I Honor Medal

Introduction: This medal, the Franz I Honor Medal, (Franz I Gnadenmedaille) was issued from 1745-1765 as a reward for special merit in support of the emperor and his dynastic goals. Date Issued: 1745-1765 Reason Issued: As a reward for especially meritorious service to the emperor. Classes or

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Golden Jubilee Flag Medal for the Royal Prussian Guard Grenadier Regiment No.2

Introduction: This medal: the Golden Jubilee Flag Medal for the Royal Prussian Guard Grenadier Regiment No.2 (Goldene Jubiläums Fahnenmedaille für das Koniglich Preußische Gardegrenadiere Regiment Nummer 2) was issued to Commemorate the 50th anniversary of Emperor Franz Joseph’s appointment as Inhaber (Proprietor) of the Royal Prussian Emperor

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Proprietors Jubilee Medal for the Russian Kexholm Lifeguard Regiment

Introduction: This medal: Proprietors Jubilee Medal for the Russian Kexholm Lifeguard Regiment (Inhaber Jubiläumsmedaille für das Russischen Kexholm’sche Leibgardregiment) was issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Emperor Franz Joseph’s command of the Russian Kexholm Lifeguard Regiment as its Inhaber (Proprietor) Date Issued: December 28, 1898 Reason

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Maria Theresia Honor Medal

Introduction: The reason for issuing the Maria Theresia Honor Medal (Maria Theresia Gnadenmedaille) was to reward for especially meritorious service to the Empress Date Issued: 1740 –1754 Reason Issued: As a reward for especially meritorious service to the Empress. Classes or Types:  Three classes with three subdivisions

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Gold Jubilee Flag Medal for the Russian Kexholm Lifeguard Regiment

Introduction: This medal: Golden Proprietor’s Jubilee Flag Medal for the Russian Kexholm Lifeguard Regiment (Gold JubiläumsFahenmedaille für das Russischen Kexholm’sche Leibgardregiment) was issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Emperor Franz Joseph’s command of the Russian Kexholm Lifeguard Regiment as its Inhaber (Proprietor) Date Issued: December 28,

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Golden Proprietor’s Jubilee Flag Medal for His Tyrolean Kaiser Jaeger Regiment Number IV

Introduction: This medal: Golden Proprietor’s Jubilee Flag Medal for His Tyrolean Kaiser Jaeger Regiment Number IV (Goldene Inhaber Jubiläumsfahenmedaille  für Seinem Tiroler Kaiserjägerregimente Nummer IV) was issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Emperor Franz Joseph’s command of the Tyrolean Kaiser Jaeger Regiment Number IV as its

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