Prussian first class shooting award cord.

Prussen Schützenschnur 1 Klasse
Prussen Schützenschnur 1 Klasse
 
Prußen Schützenschnur
Prußen Schützenschnur
 
Shooting Award Cord 1 Class
Shooting Award Cord 1 Class
 



In the Kaiserlische Army shooting award cord was allowed to be worn only by enlisted members as a decoration for weapons proficiency. The Schützenschnur was introduced to German army by Kaiser Wilhelm II in 1894. There were 10 classes of the shooting award cord depending on proficiency of the shooter.

German corporal with attached Schützenschnur - shooting award
German corporal with attached Schützenschnur – shooting award
 
Shooting Award Cord First Class
Shooting Award Cord First Class
 
Schützenschnur 1 Stufe
Schützenschnur 1 Stufe
 



Regarding to the Kleines Schieß-Buch Bronislaus had second class shooting award.

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