Friedrich Wilhelm Nikolaus Albrecht Prince of Prussia
Lt General, Deputy Commander, 3rd Reserve Division
10 March 1871
He was awarded the Oakleaves to the Pour le Mérite Order in recognition of outstanding leadership and distinguished military planning and operations during the battle at St. Quentin on 19 January 1871.
He was born May 8, 1837 in Berlin into the House of Hohenzollern. His father was Prince Albrecht of Prussia and his mother was Princess Marianne of the Netherlands. He married Marie of Saxe-Altenburg, and in 1885 became the regent of the Duchy of Brunswick. To find out more about his life and family, click here for Wikipedia details.
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