Highland Territorials in a trench [La Gorgue, France], August I know these soldiers would have been very proud of their uniform, but a kilt just doesn’t seem like the most practical uniform to wear in a trench.
WWI: Kaiser Wilhelm II, grandson of Queen Victoria Prince Albert, Tsar Nicholas II husband of granddaughter of Queen Victoria Prince Albert, The loss of WWI cost King Wilhelm his throne Tsar Nicholas his life the life of his wife children.
Flora Sandes-the only British woman to serve in combat in WWI. was the only British woman to officially serve as an infantryman in the war, the first woman to ever be commissioned as an officer in the Serbian army,
Kaiser Wilhelm and Prince Louis Ferdinand, a member of the Hohenzollern family. Louis Ferdinand was the pretender to the abolished German monarchy, staunch opponent of the Nazi Party in Germany, a businessman, and patron of the arts.
Wilhelm II the last German Emperor and King of Prussia. Mercurial, insecure and easily led, he had a fanatical hatred of his cousin, England's King George VII, and a need to be considered leader of a Great Power
General der Panzertruppe Walther Nehring (15 August 1892 - 20 April 1983), commander 18. Panzer Division, XXIV. Panzerkorps, 5. Panzerarmee, 1. Panzerarmee. Knight's Cross on 24 July 1941, 383rd Oak Leaves on 08 February 1944, 124th Swords on 22 January 1945. Following the end of the war, Nehring wrote a comprehensive history of the German Panzer forces from 1916 to 1945: "Die Geschichte der deutschen Panzerwaffe 1916 bis 1945".