Reservist pioneer paddle of member of the 1. Lothringisches Pionier-Bataillon Nr.16 located in Metz.

It is minature version of the real pioneer paddle common used by pioneers.

Paddle of 1. Lothringisches Pionier-Bataillon Nr.16 located in Metz
Paddle of 1. Lothringisches Pionier-Bataillon Nr.16 located in Metz
 
Parole Heimat, Reserve hat Ruh
Parole Heimat, Reserve hat Ruh
 
Pioneer Reservist Paddle
Pioneer Reservist Paddle
 


Reservist Paddle of Lothringen Metz Pioniere
Reservist Paddle of Lothringen Metz Pioniere
 
Reservisten Pionier Paddle
Reservisten Pionier Paddle
 


One side of the paddle present image of the city with characteristisc places of Metz. On the other side shows the recruit name “Kauschen” and years of service 1911-1913.

Mark of the 2 Kompanie 1. Lothr. Pionier Bataillon Nr.16
Mark of the 2 Kompanie 1. Lothr. Pionier Bataillon Nr.16
 
Pionier  paddle - Metz 1911-1913
Pionier paddle – Metz 1911-1913
 
2 Komp. Pionier Bataillon Nr.16
2 Komp. Pionier Bataillon Nr.16
 

Shoulder strap with nuber 16 representative Pionier Bataillon Nr.16. The top of the paddle is ended by button with numer 2 – described the company number.

Raus aus Metz, Reserve hat Ruh, hat als Soldat was mitgemacht!
Raus aus Metz, Reserve hat Ruh, hat als Soldat was mitgemacht!
 
Parole heimat, Wer Frankreichs Grenze hat bewacht,
Parole heimat, Wer Frankreichs Grenze hat bewacht,
 
Pioneer Reservist Paddle from 1. Lothringisches Pionier-Bataillon Nr.16
Pioneer Reservist Paddle from 1. Lothringisches Pionier-Bataillon Nr.16
 

One Response to “Reservist Paddle”

  1. Steve Androsko says:

    Hello, I collect only PB / PzPiBtl16, and am also writing the unit history.
    I am very interested in purchasing the PB16 Reservist paddle.
    Please contact me, thank you Steve Androsko

    E-mail pzpibtl16@hotmail.com

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