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Catalog Number 2014.11.1.17
Object Name Announcement
Accession number 2014.11
Description German Death Announcement

Interior Translation:

[left side]
Johann Moser

[right side]
He who finds death on the bloody field
He died as a brave Bavarian hero.

in prayerful memory of the virtuous young man Johann Moser, economist's son in Aschhofen, soldier in the 12th Bavarian Infantry Regiment, 2nd Company, holder of the Iron Cross 2nd Class, who, on 26 November 1917, after 15 months of combat activity and at the age of 20 years, 2 months, suffered a hero's death for the Fatherland by means of a grenade in a defensive battle near Verdun.

His body rests in the military cemetery at Ecurey near Montmedy.
Rest in peace!
Date November 26, 1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
People Moser, Johann
Subjects World War I
Death & burial
Death announcement
Memorial card