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Catalog Number 2014.11.1.1
Object Name Announcement
Accession number 2014.11
Description German Death Announcement

Interior Translation:

[left side]
Johann Ettstaller
Solder in the 1st Infantry Regiment,
10th Company

[right side]
In prayerful memory of the virtuous young man Johann Ettstaller, economist's son in Percha (Parish Feldkirchen), soldier in the 1st Infantry Regiment, 10th Company, who, on 11 October 1915, after 8 months of combat activity, suffered a hero's death for the Fatherland due to a grenade.

You, dear one, are gone, we remain,
You rest distant on the field of honor,
Your image is written in our hearts,
A hero for the defense of the Fatherland.
Ascend now from earthly sorrow,
Refresh yourself in heavenly joys!

Sweet heart of Jesus, be my love
Our Father.Ave Maria.
O lord, give him eternal rest!
Date October 11, 1915
Year Range from 1915
Year Range to 1915
People Ettstaller, Johann
Subjects World War I
German
Death
Death & burial
Announcements
Death announcement
Religion
Mourning
Memorial card