1761-02 – Burial of an unknown Hanoverian soldier

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February 1761 – Istha

A soldier of the Hanoverian Estorff Regiment, Major Company, died and was buried here (in Istha). He was a shoemaker by profession. He had been left behind ill. His name was unknown to his comrades, who had also been left behind ill.

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Acknowledgement

Stephen Westfall for this glimpse of daily life during the Seven Years' War.