Eduard Max Vollrath Friedrich Prinz zu Salm-Horstmar
(22.08.1841 - 23.12.1923)
place of birth: Schloß
SM, General der
Imperial German General der
Kavallerie Prinz zu Salm-Horstmar served in Kaiser Wilhelm II's military entourage as an adjutant general. His
father was Prince Wilhelm zu Salm-Horstmar and mother was Princess
Elisabeth zu Solms-Rödelheim. The prince saw action during the Austro-Prussian War of 1866 as
an ordinance officer fighting under General Herwarth von Bittenfeld,
commander of the Army of the Elbe. He likewise took part in the Franco-
Prussian War of 1870-71 as a squadron commander in the
cavalry. During the Great War, Prinz zu Salm-Horstmar
continued his service in Kaiser Wilhelm II's entourage as General
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