Grave of General Ludwig Roth von Schreckenstein

This beautiful grave, on the former cemetery Überwasser-Friedhof, is of General Ludwig Johann Karl Gregor Eusebius Freiherr Roth von Schreckenstein (1789-1858). He was a Saxon veteran of the campaign of Napoleon in Russia in 1812, where he stood out in the Battle of Borodino. From 1815 on, he was an officer in the Prussian army.

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  • Text: Fedor de Vries
  • Photos: Fedor de Vries