Consigned by the grandson and never available on the market before!
Waldemar von Fischer (1189 - 1974) served as a WW1 u-boat commander during WWI and as chief of staff of the WWII shipyards St. Nazaire and La Rochelle during WWII. He became Danish Naval Commander Islands from August 1944 until the end of the war.
Von Fischer has sunk four steamers during WWI: Est, Ottokar, Maja, Laila. 5461 BRT in total. Please see other items at auction.
25th "Kaiserlicher Yacht-Club" anniversary plaque from real silver. "WILHELM II KAISER UND KOENIG KOMMODORE DES KYC" plaque presented for the 25th anniversary. Reverse: "ZUM XXV JAEHRIGEN BESTEHEN DES KYC KIEL JUNI 1887 - 1912".
Real silver. "925" marked. Size: 7cm x 5cm. Weight: 121,5 gr.
Two buttons. One hand-embroidered KYC cloth badge with enameled Prussian eagle.