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German Cavalry involvement 1877-1887

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Re: German Cavalry involvement 1877-1887

Posted: 17 Nov 2013 10:47AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Johann
Good idea. My aunt told me he was a horse soldier (cavalry) during the Boer War. There were two Boer Wars, the second one would have been after he had emigrated to the US and established a second family and home. I couldn't find any official German military involvement in the first Boer War but perhaps he was some kind of mercenary. He was from Dernbach/Ramback in Rheinland Pfalz., which was considered part of Bavaria at the time.

Thanks for your suggestions.
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Ellen Rozsa 10 Jan 2013 1:44PM GMT 
huntzer 17 Nov 2013 3:16AM GMT 
cwitze 17 Nov 2013 4:10PM GMT 
Ellen Rozsa 17 Nov 2013 5:47PM GMT 
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