Freikorps
Freikorps ([ˈfʀaɪ̯ˌkoːɐ̯], "Free Corps") were German volunteer military or anti-communist paramilitary units. The term was originally applied to voluntary armies formed in German lands from the middl...
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Kapp Putsch
The Kapp Putsch, also known as the Kapp-Lüttwitz Putsch after its leaders Wolfgang Kapp and Walther von Lüttwitz, was an attempted coup in March 1920 which aimed to undo the German Revolution of 1918–...
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Silesian Eagle
The Silesian Eagle (German language: Schlesischer Adler) was a medal awarded for fighting the Silesian Uprisings as part of the Freikorps Oberland under the Weimar Republic.Instituted on the 19 of Jun...
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Marinebrigade Ehrhardt
The Marinebrigade Ehrhardt was a Free Corps (Freikorps) group of around 6,000 men formed by Captain (Korvettenkapitän) Hermann Ehrhardt in the aftermath of World War I, also known as II Marine Brigade...
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Black Brunswickers
The Brunswicker Ducal Corps, in German: Herzoglich Braunschweigisches Korps, commonly known as the Black Brunswickers in English and the Schwarze Schar ("Black Troop", also translated as "Black Ho...
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Stahlhelm, Bund der Frontsoldaten
The Stahlhelm, Bund der Frontsoldaten ("Steel Helmet, League of Frontline Soldiers", also known in short form as Der Stahlhelm) was one of the many paramilitary organizations that arose after the Germ...
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Lützow Free Corps
Lützow Free Corps (German: Lützowsches Freikorps) was a volunteer force of the Prussian army during the Napoleonic Wars. It was named after its commander, Ludwig Adolf Wilhelm von Lützow. The Corp...
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Freikorps Oberland
The Freikorps Oberland (also Bund Oberland or Kameradschaft Freikorps und Bund Oberland) was a free corps in the early years of the Weimar Republic, fighting against Communist and Polish insurgents. I...
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List of Free Corps
This is a list of "Free Corps", various military and/or paramilitary units raised from the civilian population.
Organisation Consul
Organisation Consul (O.C.) was an ultra-nationalist force operating in Germany in 1921 and 1922. It was formed by members of the Marinebrigade Ehrhardt, a Freikorps unit which disbanded after the Kapp...
Freikorps Lichtschlag
The Freikorps Lichtschlag was a paramilitary unit in Germany that was established on 14 December 1918 just after the end of World War I. After the German Revolution of 1918–1919, the corps command of...
Silesian Uprisings
The Silesian Uprisings (German: Aufstände in Oberschlesien; Polish: Powstania śląskie) were a series of three armed uprisings of the Poles and Polish Silesians of Upper Silesia, from 1919 to 1...
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Freiwilliges Feldjäger-Korps von Schmidt
Freiwilliges Feldjäger-Korps von Schmidt (English: Volunteer Riflemen Corps von Schmidt, or perhaps more naturally, von Schmidt's Volunteer Corps of Riflemen) was a group of Prussian volunteer inf...
Freikorps in the Baltic
After 1918, the term Freikorps was used for the anti-communist paramilitary organizations that sprang up around the German Empire, including in the Baltic states as soldiers returned in defeat from Wo...
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Battle of Annaberg
The Battle of (the) Annaberg (Polish: Bitwa o Górę Św. Anny) was the biggest battle of the Silesian Uprisings. The battle, which took place between May 21–26, 1921, was fought at the Annaber...
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