Antony Beevor

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Lord Gort
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Antony Beevor

Post by Lord Gort » 07 Sep 2002 15:17

If you have read the book you will recall the mention of an elderly ww1 veteran fighting in the volksturm called something von Puttkamer.

Chancellor Bismarck married a Johanna Von Puttkamer in 1847, is this the same family?

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Re: Antony Beevor

Post by Cantankerous » 31 Mar 2021 00:43

Karl-Jesko von Puttkamer was part of the Puttkamer family, related to Otto von Bismarck's wife. More details are provided at this link:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl-Jesko_von_Puttkamer

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