Estate of the Lieutenant d. R. and diplomats Gustav Strohm

Starting price:€ 2 800
Auction date:25.03.2017   10:00
Lot 248Estate of the Lieutenant d. R. and diplomats Gustav Strohm
Estate of the Lieutenant d. R. and diplomats Gustav Strohm.
1.) Photo album Abyssinia January, 1936-37, 126 photos, various formats, subjects: Haile Selassie, the Ambassador himself, in country sizes, the uprising and its consequences 2.) Photo Album, Addis Ababa 6. May 1936 to January 1937, 104 photos, various formats, subjects: fascist events, some of the images with a dedication, Marshal Badoglio, Church-sponsored, and 3.) Gift photo album Reggimento Genio dAfrica 24. December 1940 to 24. In January 1941, 19 photos, 3 missing photos, all in large format, motives: the highest dignitaries from the political, Church and military documents: Military, war, rank list, excerpt, photos, resume, certificate of death, article from the Overseas Rundschau, etc.

As a Lieutenant d. RES., in the infantry Regiment No. 180 Strohm was at the battle of Verdun on 7. April, 1916, with the württemberg Golden military merit medal loaned, the EK1 should then follow a year later. After the war he completed his studies in history and philosophy in Tübingen, and entered the diplomatic service of the German Empire. From 1928 he was a privy Counsellor, from 1930, the then Consul in Lyon. As a business carrier in Addis Ababa, he was in 1943, head of unit for Africa - from this time, also, the offered photo albums. As a clerk for the Saarland and in Stuttgart-Kornwestheim Heimer peace the office he was temporarily working, until he edited from 1951 for the Foreign office, the Saar question, until he came from 1954, again in the foreign service as Ambassador to South Africa, where he died on may 22. August 1957 was caused by a heartbeat by the Asian flu and died.
Condition: II
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