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  Biologie - Legnickie Pole   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
] (deutsch Wahlstatt, polnisch von 1945-1948 Dobre Pole) ist eine Gemeinde in Polen.
Das Benediktinerkloster Wahlstatt mit der Hedwigskirche wurde zu einer der schönsten von ihm gestalteten Anlagen.
August 1813 in der Schlacht an der Katzbach siegreiche Generalfeldmarschall Blücher wurde dafür zum Fürsten von Wahlstatt erhoben.
www.biologie.de /biowiki/Wahlstatt   (714 words)

  
 Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher — FactMonster.com
Although ill and subject to delusions, he won brilliant victories at Wahlstatt and Möckern and played a part in the defeat of the French at Leipzig.
In the Waterloo campaign of 1815, he was defeated at Ligny but arrived at the battle of Waterloo in time to make it a victory.
In 1814 he was made prince of Wahlstatt.
www.factmonster.com /ce6/people/A0807968.html   (175 words)

  
  BLÜCHER, GEBHARD LEBERECHT VON. The Columbia Encyclopedia: Sixth Edition. 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Although ill and subject to delusions, he won brilliant victories at Wahlstatt and Möckern and played a part in the defeat of the French at Leipzig.
In the Waterloo campaign of 1815, he was defeated at Ligny but arrived at the battle of Waterloo in time to make it a victory.
In 1814 he was made prince of Wahlstatt.
www.bartleby.com /aol/65/bl/BlucherG.html   (172 words)

  
 Legnickie Pole - Information at Halfvalue.com
Legnickie Pole (German: Wahlstatt) is a small village near Legnica in Lower Silesia, Poland.
In the battle, Mongols of the Golden Horde led by Kadan and Baidar defeated a Polish-German army under Duke Henry II the Pious of Silesia.
A Baroque abbey built at Wahlstatt in 1727 through 1733 with its complex of attendant buildings became a Prussian training institute for cadets in 1840.
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 ihn, Wahlstatt, preußische, Rostock, Armee, führte Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher
ihn, Wahlstatt, preußische, Rostock, Armee, führte Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher
Prinz Gebbhard Leberecht Fürst Blücher von Wahlstatt, (* 16.
Juni 1814 zum Fürsten von Wahlstatt und schenkte ihm die Güter um Krieblowitz.
www.dbilink.de /Gebhard-Leberecht-von-Bluecher.html   (798 words)

  
 thePeerage.com - George Paterson and others
     Hubert Graf Blucher von Wahlstatt was born on 19 September 1902 in Radun.
She married Hubert Graf Blucher von Wahlstatt, son of Gebhard Graf Blucher von Wahlstatt and Princess Wanda Radziwill, on 19 August 1931.
She married Nikolaus Graf Blucher von Wahlstatt, son of Hubert Graf Blucher von Wahlstatt and Ursula von Siemens, on 20 April 1955 in Reinscheid.
thepeerage.com /p6809.htm   (389 words)

  
 Legnickie Pole - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Legnickie Pole (German: Wahlstatt) is a small village near Legnica in Lower Silesia, Poland.
In the battle, Mongols of the Golden Horde led by Kadan and Baidar defeated a Polish-German army under Duke Henry II the Pious of Silesia.
A Baroque abbey built at Wahlstatt in 1727 through 1733 with its complex of attendant buildings became a Prussian training institute for cadets in 1840.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Wahlstatt   (385 words)

  
 Brand Name Layouts For Myspace | 579514   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Wahlstatt - Kirche (heute) · Wahlstatt - Klosterkirche (früher) 1 · Wahlstatt - Klosterkirche (früher) 2 · Wahlstatt - Kloster (heute)...
Außerhalb der Stadt ist in Wahlstatt (Legnicki Pole) das Kloster und das Museum der Mongolenschlacht von 1241 einen Besuch wert.
Legnickie Pole (deutsch Wahlstatt) ist eine Gemeinde in Polen.
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 arthritis pain relief - Legnickie Pole
Site of a decisive battle between the Mongols of the Golden Horde and a Polish-German force led by Duke Henry II the Pious (Piast dynasty) on April 9, 1241, which marked the westernmost expansion of the Mongols into central Europe.
Prussian general Count Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher (later Prince of Wahlstatt) defeated a Napoleonic army under Marshal Macdonald at the battle of the Kaczawa (German: Katzbach), a small river running through Legnickie Pole and Legnica, during the war of 1813/14.
A baroque abbey built at Wahlstatt became a Prussian training institute for cadets (1840), then a boarding school for boys (1920), and following the transfer of Silesia to Poland in the aftermath of World War II a hospital for emotionally disturbed women (1957).
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 Blücher von Wahlstatt, Gebhard Leberecht Fürst: Details zur Person und Zitate bei zitate.eu
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 Mongolia travel center- tours, travel info, Mongolia weather & pictures, & online shop - Mongol military tactic ...
Mongols seemingly fleeing in flight, shooting back, retreated till Wahlstatt, a place chosen by their commanders, who calculated that the European knights would be tired and disorganized by the time they come at this location.
After the heavy loss, priests built - at Wahlstatt - a baroque abbey which later was turned to cadets’ training institute by Prussian government in early XIX century.
During WWI he downed 80 airplanes and died in battle in 1918 at the young age of 25.
mogultravel.com /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=21&Itemid=57   (438 words)

  
 First World War.com - Who's Who - Manfred von Richthofen
The most famous air ace of the First World War, Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen was born on 2 May 1892 in Breslau.
The son of Major Albrecht von Richthofen, a Prussian nobleman and his wife, Kunigunde, he enrolled at age 11 at the military school at Wahlstatt, and then attended the Royal Military Academy at Lichterfelde.
He was a better athlete than he was a scholar, and applied his horseback riding skills to become a cavalry officer.
www.firstworldwar.com /bio/richthofen.htm   (441 words)

  
 The Kaiser's Hero: Manfred von Richthofen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
At age eleven, Manfred was sent to Wahlstatt, a cadet school near Berlin.
He disliked the cold gray former monastery with its simple furnished rooms, the food, the long hours of study, and its motto: "Learn to obey that you may learn to command".
Manfred’s brother Lothar was in one of the dragoon regiments, while his youngest brother was now at the cadet school at Wahlstatt.
members.tripod.com /~Nevermore/richthofen.html   (2505 words)

  
 Mongolia travel center- tours, travel info, Mongolia weather & pictures, & online shop - Mongol military tactic ...
Mongols seemingly fleeing in flight, shooting back, retreated till Wahlstatt, a place chosen by their commanders, who calculated that the European knights would be tired and disorganized by the time they come at this location.
After the heavy loss, priests built - at Wahlstatt - a baroque abbey which later was turned to cadets’ training institute by Prussian government in early XIX century.
During WWI he downed 80 airplanes and died in battle in 1918 at the young age of 25.
www.mogultravel.com /index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=21&Itemid=56   (438 words)

  
 CalendarHome.com - - Calendar Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The Battle of Legnica (Polish: Bitwa pod Legnicą), also known as the Battle of Liegnitz (German: Schlacht von Liegnitz) or Battle of Wahlstatt (German: Schlacht bei Wahlstatt), was a battle which took place at Legnickie Pole (Wahlstatt) near the city of Legnica (Liegnitz) in Silesia on April 9, 1241.
A combined force of Poles and Germans under the command of Henry II the Pious, Duke of Silesia, supported by feudal nobility and knightly military orders sent by the Pope, attempted to halt the Mongol invasion of Europe.
The Mongol diversionary force, a detachment (no more than two tumens) from the army of Subedei, demonstrated the advantages of the tactical mobility and speed of horseback archers over heavily armored but slow opposition.
encyclopedia.calendarhome.com /cgi-bin/encyclopedia.pl?p=Battle_of_Legnica   (1774 words)

  
 thePeerage.com - Wanda Gräfin Blucher von Wahlstatt and others
     Wanda Gräfin Blucher von Wahlstatt was born on 24 February 1898 Radun.
She was the daughter of Gebhard Graf Blucher von Wahlstatt and Princess Wanda Radziwill.
He married Wanda Gräfin Blucher von Wahlstatt, daughter of Gebhard Graf Blucher von Wahlstatt and Princess Wanda Radziwill, on 7 April 1920 Neustadt-Dosse, Alsace, Germany.
www.thepeerage.com /p6810.htm   (412 words)

  
 Wahlstatt
Wahlstatt ist der ehemalige Name eines schlesischen Ortes bei Liegnitz wo Heinrich II.
Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher Fürst von Wahlstatt (1742-1819)
Siehe auch: Das Ohrenfest zu Wahlstatt - Gutsbezirk
www.uni-protokolle.de /Lexikon/Wahlstatt.html   (56 words)

  
 Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher Biography
Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher (December 16, 1742 - September 12, 1819), count, later elevated Prince of Wahlstatt, was a Prussian general who led his army against Napoleon Bonaparte at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815.
Blowing up the bridge of Jena was said to be one of his contemplated acts.
On June 3, 1814 he was made Prince of Wahlstatt (in Silesia on the Katzbach battlefield), and soon afterwards he paid a visit to England, being received everywhere with the greatest enthusiasm.
www.biographybase.com /biography/Blucher_Gebhard_Leberecht_von.html   (1225 words)

  
 The Red Fighter Pilot
Then I went for a year to school in Schweidnitz and then I became Cadet in Wahlstatt.
For instance, one fine day, with my friend Frankenberg, I climbed the famous steeple of Wahlstatt by means of the lightning conductor and tied my handkerchief to the top.
Ten years later, when I visited my little brother at Wahlstatt, I saw my handkerchief still tied up high in the air.
www.richthofen.com /arcdocs/richt_01.htm   (1631 words)

  
 Blücher von Wahlstatt
GEBHARDT LEBRECHT von Blücher, cr 1814 Fürst Blücher von Wahlstatt (Rostock 16 Dec 1742-Krieblowitz, Silesia 12 Nov 1819); m.1st
1e) HUGO Nikolaus Gebhard Fst Blücher von Wahlstatt (London 12 Oct 1913-Havilland Hall, Guernsey 6 Jan 1948)
1e) NIKOLAUS Gebhard Fst Blücher von Wahlstatt (b.Munich
pages.prodigy.net /ptheroff/gotha/blucher.html   (393 words)

  
 Campaign Waterloo Section
Napoleon hoped to destroy the European coalition arrayed against him by means of a quick, decisive victory over one, or preferably both, of his main antagonists.
These were the Anglo-Allied army under Field Marshal The Duke of Wellington, and the Prussian army under Generalfeldmarschall Gebhard Leberecht Fuerst Bluecher von Wahlstatt.
Admittedly, preparations for the campaign took a couple of months and after its conclusion some more weeks were needed to bring the French empire to its knees, and there were other theaters of war besides the one in Belgium.
www.hist-sdc.com /waterloo/index.html   (698 words)

  
 Descendants of William the Conqueror
Prince Hubert Nikolaus Ernst Gebhard Blücher von Wahlstatt 2.
Prince Hugo Nikolaus Gebhard Blücher von Wahlstatt 2.
Prince Lukas Friedrich Gebhard Blücher von Wahlstatt 2.
freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com /~conqueror/genealogy_html/i81.html   (718 words)

  
 CBS
Paul von Hindenburg was born in Posen in 1847.
After being educated at the cadet schools at Wahlstatt and Berlin, he fought at the battle of Koniggratz (1866) and in the Franco-Prussian War (1870-71).
Promoted to the rank of general in 1903, Hindenburg retired from the army in 1911.
www.cbs.com /specials/rise_of_evil/cast/hindenburg.shtml   (208 words)

  
 terms5E
Besides helping to defeat Napoleon at Leipzig and capturing Paris, he is better remembered as the Prussian Marshal whose arrival with reinforcements helped the British defeat Napoleon's army at Waterloo.
After that, he became a General Field Marshal and Prince of Wahlstatt.
He gave her the Grand Duchy of Warsaw in 1809.
www.historyteacher.net /EuroProjects/terms5E.htm   (893 words)

  
 prince von Wahlstatt Blücher Gebhard Leberecht von - Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
prince von Wahlstatt Blücher Gebhard Leberecht von - Encyclopedia.com
In 1813 he came out of retirement to command Prussian troops against the French, defeating them at Wahlstatt and assisting in the allied victory at the Battle of Leipzig.
In 1815 he again commanded Prussian forces in the Battle of Waterloo, coordinating his army with the allied forces under the duke of Wellington to bring about Napoleon's defeat.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1B1-357512.html   (351 words)

  
 CBS
Paul von Hindenburg was born in Posen in 1847.
After being educated at the cadet schools at Wahlstatt and Berlin, he fought at the battle of Koniggratz (1866) and in the Franco-Prussian War (1870-71).
Promoted to the rank of general in 1903, Hindenburg retired from the army in 1911.
www.ktnl.com /specials/rise_of_evil/cast/hindenburg.shtml   (208 words)

  
 Battle of Legnica:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The Battle of Legnica (Polish: Bitwa pod Legnicą), also known as the Battle of Liegnitz (German: Schlacht von Liegnitz) or Battle of Wahlstatt (German: Schlacht bei Wahlstatt), was a battle which took place at Legnickie Pole (Wahlstatt) near the city of Legnica (Liegnitz) in Silesia on April 9, 1241.
A combined force of Poles and Germans under the command of Henry II the Pious, Duke of Silesia, supported by feudal nobility and knightly military orders sent by the Pope, attempted to halt the Mongol invasion of Europe.
The Mongols caught up with Henry near Legnica at Legnickie Pole (Polish for "Field of Legnica"), also known as Wahlstatt (German for "battle field").
advantacell.com /wiki/Battle_of_Legnica   (1746 words)

  
 NOVA | Who Killed the Red Baron? | Inside the Baron's Mind | PBS
His father, a career army officer, felt Manfred (along with his two brothers) should follow in his footsteps, and he enrolled the future Red Baron in the Cadet Institute at Wahlstatt (now Legnicke Pole, Poland).
One fine day I climbed with my friend Frankenberg the famous steeple of Wahlstatt by means of the lightning conductor and tied my handkerchief to the top.
Before he became a pilot, Richthofen, like many German officers, trained as an "observer." Assigned to an aviation training unit at Cologne, he accompanied an enlisted pilot in a two-seater Albatros, directing the pilot where to fly over the lines so he could gather intelligence.
www.pbs.org /wgbh/nova/redbaron/mind.html   (3570 words)

  
 Gebhard Lebrecht von Blücher
He took part in the battles of Lützen and Bautzen in May 1813, and three months later at Wahlstatt (Legnickie Pole), on the Katzbach (Kaczawa) River, he decisively defeated the French under Marshal Jacques-Alexandre Macdonald, capturing 18,000 prisoners and more than 100 guns.
For his part in the Battle of Leipzig (October 1813) he was made a field marshal.
He then received his title of Prince of Wahlstatt and retired to his estates.
www.fortunecity.com /victorian/riley/787/Napoleon/Prussia/Commanders/Blucher.html   (725 words)

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