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Where would I find my grandfather's WW1 records?

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Re: Where would I find my grandfather's WW1 records?

Posted: 17 Feb 2011 9:34PM GMT
Classification: Query
I think some of the words are compressed the way you've transcribed it, but the following is probably true:

1st his name
2nd his rank- Infanterist, which is a common infantryman
3rd- k n L- I have no idea
4th- Infantry Regiment Number 9
5th- Company 11
6th- verwundete- wounded/casualty

IR 9 recruited in Esstern Galicia, with the headquarters at Strý. Your ancestor would have likely lived in that district.

Hope this helps
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KarenKotlarch... 17 Feb 2011 2:47PM GMT 
andrewneuman 17 Feb 2011 5:02PM GMT 
debatecoach 17 Feb 2011 5:06PM GMT 
andrewneuman 17 Feb 2011 5:20PM GMT 
KarenKotlarch... 17 Feb 2011 7:08PM GMT 
andrewneuman 19 Feb 2011 4:18AM GMT 
ancestryslate... 17 Feb 2011 8:46PM GMT 
charlesvtinte... 17 Feb 2011 11:55PM GMT 
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debatecoach 18 Feb 2011 4:34AM GMT 
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