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Short presentation on the Regiment Day on 4.12.2018

For today’s regimental day of the “Riding Artillery Division No. 2” A commemoration in awe. The writer Franz Kafka noted in his diary on 1 August 1914: “Russia declared war on the monarchy. Afternoon swimming school.” However, with this formulation, which seems incredible to us today, Kafka expressed the expectation of many of his contemporaries. … Read moreShort presentation on the Regiment Day on 4.12.2018

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Bürgerwache Crailsheim erlebte das vorweihnachtliche Wien

On Friday, 8th December 2018, a 52-person group of citizens of the civil guard Crailsheim headed out to Vienna. Without appreciable traffic impairments we arrived punctually in the Austrian capital on the Danube and took up quarters in the education center of the ÖBB (Austrian Federal Railways) near a railway station (how can it be … Read moreBürgerwache Crailsheim erlebte das vorweihnachtliche Wien

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Abbot consecration at the Teutonic Order

The new Grand Master of the Teutonic Order, Frank Bayard, has received his abbot consecration on 17.11.2018. Cardinal Christoph Schönborn performed the solemn blessing on Saturday morning in St. Stephen’s Cathedral in the presence of numerous members of the Order from Germany and abroad. The General Chapter of the Teutonic Order had elected the 47-year-old … Read moreAbbot consecration at the Teutonic Order

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Centennial celebrations in Verdun, 24. – 26. August 2018

The DGHU e.V. was again, as in 2016, invited to the centennial celebrations in Verdun. On all 3 days we had the task, together with French actors to represent German soldiers at the Fort Froideterre, in addition, there were several major events. On friday evening to commemorate the Ossuaire, the large Gebeinhaus on the former … Read moreCentennial celebrations in Verdun, 24. – 26. August 2018

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Montur & Pulverdampf

Under this motto the Museum of Military History in Vienna held a spectacular journey through seven centuries of military history on 8 and 9 July 2018. With camps, medieval market, shows, crafts, children’s program, performances by various re-enactment groups and much more. Nearly 13,000 visitors took the opportunity to participate in this experience. The UEHMG … Read moreMontur & Pulverdampf

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