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Re: The official AHF Austria-Hungary quiz thread

Post by IanE » 06 Apr 2019 12:29

Franz Lehar jun. (30 April 1870 – 24 October 1948)
Militärkapellmeister I.R. 25, 26, 87, bh. I.R. 3 und k.u.k. Marine.

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Post by IanE » 06 Apr 2019 12:30

Franz Lehar jun. (30 April 1870 – 24 October 1948)
Militärkapellmeister I.R. 25, 26, 87, bh. I.R. 3 und k.u.k. Marine (Pola).

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Post by Waleed Y. Majeed » 06 Apr 2019 16:06

Yes! That’s the Lehar.
Picture source: wiki. Your turn kaisertreu.

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Post by IanE » 06 Apr 2019 20:56

Oberstabsarzt II. Klasse and later a ÖBH Generalstabsarzt
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Re: The official AHF Austria-Hungary quiz thread

Post by IanE » 08 Apr 2019 09:03

Time for a clue: First name of Johann.

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Post by paulus45 » 10 Apr 2019 16:24

a shot from the hip

Dr. Johann Vlček

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Post by IanE » 10 Apr 2019 22:21

No sorry, not Johann Vlček.

Last name of this Dr. starts with an R.

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Post by Frech » 11 Apr 2019 04:46

Dr. Johann Richter.

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Re: The official AHF Austria-Hungary quiz thread

Post by IanE » 11 Apr 2019 07:05

Correct. Over to you.

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Post by paulus45 » 22 May 2019 20:53

Let's try a new one:

GM in 1898, ret. 1900
He died in a plane crash 1917


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Re: The official AHF Austria-Hungary quiz thread

Post by paulus45 » 01 Jun 2019 17:06

His career led him close to Archduke Albrecht (1887-1890) and Archduke Joseph August (1895 - 1900).

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Post by paulus45 » 09 Jun 2019 20:50

* 20. November 1843 in Isztebne
01.11.1898 Generalmajor (30.10.1898)
+ 14. Juli 1917 in Jormansdorf Gemeinde Bad Tatzmannsdorf

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Post by Waleed Y. Majeed » 10 Jun 2019 19:59

Better try an answer before paulus looses his patience and gives us his name. Is it General Stefan V. Szmrecsany?

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Re: The official AHF Austria-Hungary quiz thread

Post by paulus45 » 11 Jun 2019 08:14

Thank you Waleed - moreover, the answer is corrrect.

Here is what i have:

Stefan Szmrecsányi de Szmrecsány

01.05.1862 Unterleutnant 1. Klasse
17.05.1866 Oberleutnant
01.05.1876 Rittmeister 1. Klasse
01.11.1886 Major
01.11.1889 Oberstleutnant
08.11.1892 Oberst
01.11.1898 Generalmajor (30.10.1898)

1862 Husarenregiment Nr. 11
1887 HR 11 ük, Flügeladjutant bei FM Erzherzog Albrecht
1891 Kommandant der 1. Division im Husarenregiment Nr. 9
1893 Kommandant des Husarenregiments Nr. 9
1895 HR 9 ük, Kammervorsteher bei Erzherzog Joseph August
1898 Kammervorsteher bei Erzherzog Joseph August
01.07.1900 pensioniert

•Großkreuz des Franz Joseph-Ordens
•Ritterkreuz des Leopold-Ordens
•Militärverdienstkreuz
•Bronzene Militär-Verdienstmedaille am Bande des Militärverdienstkreuzes
•Kriegsmedaille
•Militärdienstzeichen für Offiziere 2. Klasse
•Silberne Jubiläumshofmedaille
•Bronzene Jubiläums-Erinnerungsmedaille für die bewaffnete Macht
•Militär-Jubiläumskreuz
•Erinnerungszeichen an FM Erzherzog Albrecht
•wirklicher Geheimer Rat
•k.u.k. Kämmerer

Eltern: István Szmrecsányi & Mária Terézia, geb. Farkas
Geschwister: Paula Szmrecsányi, Antal Szmrecsányi, Sándor Szmrecsányi, Leóna Fabinyi, Mária Szmrecsányi
Heirat: mit Mária Batthyány (30.10.1859 - 14.01.1920)

Grabstelle: Kerepescher Friedhof in Budapest

pic: Wiener Bilder Nummer 29 vom 22.07.1917, Seite 4

details about his death: kuo-bt.at/pro-ort-flieg.html (german)

improvements and additions welcome.

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Re: The official AHF Austria-Hungary quiz thread

Post by Waleed Y. Majeed » 11 Jun 2019 14:29

Thanks paulus. If not for your last hint (the town of death and memorial pillar with his name) I would not have found the answer. I’m in the process of finding a new (hopefully) good question, so please have patience.

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