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Graz
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Marburger Kai

Herzog Wilhelm von Württemberg

Duke William of Württemberg

Carlsruhe, Preußisch-Schlesien, [Pokój] 1828 - Merano 1896
Austrian and Württemberg General; commander of the infantry regiment No. 27 King of the Belgians
(Wikipedia)
Georg Winkler
1907

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Description

Bronze statue of Duke Wilhelm of Württemberg in military uniform with his hand on his sabre. The pedestal is flanked by two reliefs of battlefields: MAGENTA and ÖVERSEE, depicting two of his military actions:

Inscription(s)

herzog
WILHELM
von
WÜRTTEMBERG
kommandant
des
ruhmreichen-steirischen
INFANTERIE-REGIMENTS
No 27
in den feldzügen
1859 und 1864.

Duke
WILLIAM
of
WÜRTTEMBERG
commander
of the
glorious Styrian
infantry regiment
Nr. 27
in the campaigns
of 1859 and 1864

Signature

georg winkler

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 47°3'59" - E 15°26'9")

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