Fantastic 100% original grouping worthy of extensive research! He was a WWI veteran and won the Iron Cross 2nd Class and black wound badge in that conflict. He also won the Krim Shield (several documents included), War Merit Cross 2nd Class w/Swords (document included), Combatant's Hindenburg Cross (document included) and the Military Merit Order 5th Class with Crown (document included). Several other documents are included. The photo album contains 79 photographs.