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Identify uniform timeframe and rank etc.

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Re: Identify uniform timeframe and rank etc.

Posted: 7 Dec 2012 7:43AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 7 Dec 2012 7:53AM GMT
just also in this link to find:
Steuermannsauszeichnung der Pioniertruppe/ Helmsman´s award of the engineer corps, (Korporal) Note frequent use of little anchor as pendant for this lanyard.
last picture right on end of page.
http://www.austro-hungarian-army.co.uk/badges/lanyard1.htm
http://www.kuk-wehrmacht.de/img/oe1898_06.jpg

Insignia
badges were awarded for special achievements. There was the coxswain badge, consisting of a steel cord with two green ball tassels, as well as the work of a badge messingnen disc with a black circle in the middle. In it was the pioneer badge of two crossed blades and staples. The infantry troops assigned to the pioneers wore their parolis a special forces unit pioneer badge.
http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/K.u.k._Pioniere#Abzeichen

no idea if a connection...
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Mike_Kulig 5 Dec 2012 10:23PM GMT 
carlkotlarchi... 6 Dec 2012 10:34PM GMT 
Mohnbauer 7 Dec 2012 2:43PM GMT 
Mohnbauer 7 Dec 2012 2:52PM GMT 
carlkotlarchi... 7 Dec 2012 10:24PM GMT 
Mohnbauer 12 Dec 2012 4:01PM GMT 
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