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Rothenburg ob der Tauber in Ansbach District, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
 

St. Jakob's Church World War I Memorial

 
 
St. Jakob's Church World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 28, 2013
1. St. Jakob's Church World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Im kampf fürs Vaterland starben:
Karl Wägerlein - Maurer u. Steinhauer
in Frankreich am 2. Jan. 1915
Georg Lindner - Steinmetzpalier
in Rumänien am 9. Nov. 1917
David Neumeister - Maurer
in Frankreich am 14. Okt. 1918
Ehre ihrem Andenken
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In the fight for the fatherland died:
Karl Wägerlein - Mason and Stonecutter
in France on January 2, 1915
Georg Lindner - Mason
in Romania on November 9, 1917
David Neumeister - Mason
in France on October 14, 1918
Honor their memory

 
Erected by St. Jakob's Evangelical Lutheran Church Parishioners.
 
Location. 49° 22.667′ N, 10° 10.655′ E. Marker is in Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria, in Ansbach District. Marker is at the intersection of Klostergasse and Kirchgasse, on the left when traveling east on Klostergasse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Klostergasse 15, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria 91541, Germany.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Altes Rathaus / Old Town Hall (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line);
St. Jakob's Church World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 28, 2013
2. St. Jakob's Church World War I Memorial Marker
On wall
Jews's Alley and Jewish Quarter (about 150 meters away); Rabbi Meir ben Baruch von Rothenburg (about 180 meters away); Schrannenscheune / Grain Storage Barn (about 180 meters away); Granary/Jewish Cemetery (about 180 meters away); Büttelhaus / Bailiff's House (approx. 0.3 kilometers away).
 
Also see . . .  St. Jakob's Church, Rothenburg o.d.T. (Submitted on October 5, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Patriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 271 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 5, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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