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Submitted by Linda Carol Herz

Information Picture Question
Category: Translation - German
Approval Date: 4/20/2014 4:03 PM
Family Surname: Herz
Country: Germany
Town: Markt Berolzheim
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This document is a military document of my grandfather's cousin and best friend Max Emanuel Herz son of Lazarus herz and Johanna Affhauser. He was hurt badly in France in WW1 and won the iron cross. I can answer any other questions. There is a second page I am uploading for viewing at the same time. Max's granddaughter and I would like everything translated. Thank you so very much.

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4/21/2014 4:30 PM 1. Laufende Nummer: [??]
2. Dienstgrad: -Gefr[eiter]- U[nter]off[i]z[ie]r
3. Vor- und Familiennamen. Herz May
4. Religion isr[aelitisch].
5. (Verwaltungsbezirk, Bundesstaat) der Geburt / Datum der Geburt. Berolzheim, BAmt Gunzenhausen / 22. 7. 90
6. Lebensstellung (Stand, Gewerbe) / Wohnort. Kaufmann / München, Wienerstr[asse] 5
7. Familiennamen des Ehegatten, Zahl der Kinder, Vermerk, dass der betreffende ledig ist. ledig
8. Familiennamen, Stand oder Gewerbe und Wohnort der Eltern. Vater/tot. Joha. Herz geb. Affhausen Kau]fm[ann]sw[itw]e in Berolzheim.
9. Truppenteil (Kom[mando)] (Eskadron). II München
Verwundet 9. 5. 15 b[ei] Arras / Granatsplitter am Kopf, Arm, Füsse, Gesäss u. Rücken.
9. 5. - 15. 5. 15 Res[erve] Feldlaz[arett] II Biache Kommiss, Untersuchungsergebnis am 18.4.16 grvf
16. 5. - 20. 9. 15 Res. Laz[artt] Bad Ems
dienstbesch. Liste im Pers[onal] Akt.
Mit G. K. S. v. 28. 7. 16 No 103055 entlassen u[nd] bis auf Weiteres [rest of the sentence is cut off]

1. running number: [??]
2. Rank: -private- sergeant
3. First and surname. Herz May
4. Religion Jewish.
5. (District, state) / Date of birth. Berolzheim, Gunzenhausen district/ 22 July [19] 90
6. Occupation (status, trade) / place of residence. Merchant / Munich, Wienerstrasse [today: Innere Wiener Strasse] 5
7. Surname of the spouse, number of children, or if single. single
8. Name, occupation and residence of parents. Father deceased, Joha[nna] Herz nee Affhausen, merchant's widow in Berolzheim.
9. Unit, command or troop: II München

wounded 9 May 1915 near Arras: shell splinter at head, feet, buttocks and back
9 to 15 May 1915 field hospital II Biache-Saint-Vaast [I don't know what the stamp means]
16 May to 20 Sept. 1915 Military hospital in Bad Ems
something about service in the personal file
released with G.K.S. of 28 July 1916 No 103055 and provisionally [rest of the sentence is cut off]

Sorry, there are some military-specific abbreviations that I cannot decipher.

Instead of a running number, there is a not in what I think is shorthand.

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