Officer patent

the term officer patent comes of lat. and nationalwonderful “open letter” means litre acres of patent. The appointment as an officer rank was made by the patent convincing effectively and. The date of the execution specified the order of rank in the length of service. The officer of being entitled privileges and obligations were noted in the text.

The patent for a military official in officer rank was usually issued by the war Minister. NCOs received likewise certificates over their transport, however the designation “Bestallung “is more frequent with them.

King Friedrich William I. each officer patent executed personally. Since the wording of the patent specification kept hardly changed to this time in the Prussian army to 1919.


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