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Karl von Normann courtly opponent of Bismarck


Karl Wilhelm Christoph von Normann, Born on 21.9.1827 in Franzburg, came from an extensive knightly family, since the 13. First century on complaints, then prove in Pomerania and Mecklenburg, and a number of prominent lawyers, Has produced diplomats and officers. A native of Stralsund grandfather Axel von Normann (1760-1835) was to 1815 Swedish Colonel; after the wars of liberation, he left with seven brothers and three sons, the Swedish service and was last Prussian Major General. He chose to retreat to the quiet little town Franzburg. Bis zum achten  [...]