Monday, 2 March 2015

Leopold Maximilian Joseph Maria Arnulf, Prinz von Bayern

Leopold Maximilian Joseph Maria Arnulf, Prinz von Bayern


Branch: Government
Born: 9 February 1846 in Munich, Bavaria.
Died: 28 September 1930, Munich, Bavaria.

Prince Leopold of Bavaria


Personal Information:

Leopold, Prince of Bavaria, the son of Prince Luitpold, regent of Bavaria, and the Archduchess Gisela, daughter of Franz Joseph of Austria, was born at Munich, 9 February1846. He entered the Bavarian army in 1861, and was made a field-marshal of Germany in 1904. During the Great War he commanded, in 1915, the german 5th army, which lay along the line from the Vistula south by the Bzura to the Pilitza and he occupied Warsaw on August 5th after its evacuation by the Russians. In 1916 he was nominally commander of the german 9th army, operating in Russia. He died September 28th, 1930.


Other: Personnel


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