Friedrich Karl von Preussen (Prince of Prussia, German Air Service)

Accession Number 1DRL/0301
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm.
Object type Documents
Place made France
Date made 1917
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 7/4/159
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection consists of the written sworn statements of 1821 Company Sergeant Major Edward John Powell, 26 Battalion, and 1217 Private Clare Henry Horace Hall, 26 Battalion, taken before Lieutenant Colonel J Travers, 26 Battalion, at Scotts Redoubt Camp, 31 March 1917. Statements describe the capture of Friedrich Karl von Preussen, Crown Prince of Prussia, after his aircraft was shot down in France on 21 March 1917. Collection also contains a typed copy of these statements and a typed copy of a letter from Brigadier-General Evan Allen Wisdom, to General White, 31 March 1917.