Category Archives: Honour Roll – German Stories

Under an Alias …. a German in the AIF. Seeking the Missing War Medals of John Bert RIEDEL (Johann Berthold RIEDEL) of the 32nd Infantry Battalion.

Tweet Back in 2010, we posted a story titled “No Picklehaube For Me” which detailed the story of Australians soldiers (of German descent) who served in the AIF during the Great War.¬† Please click on the below link to view … Continue reading

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Who is Willi HUBER? World War One Photographs of German Soldier Found in Australia – Can You Help Find His Family?

Tweet Who Is Willi Huber? Medals Gone Missing is searching For The Family Of A German Soldier From The Great War. IMAGE RIGHT: One of the photographs of German soldier, Willi HUBER which was rescued from the photo album. ¬†Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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No Picklehaube For Me! – Germans in Slouch Hats with the AIF, during World War 1

Tweet Germans in the AIF (or should we say, men of German descent)¬† numbered in their thousands.¬† You need only peruse the First World War Embarkation Roll to see exactly how many men with Germanic names, actually served under the … Continue reading

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