Inf.
Karl Hofbauer

Information about birth

General information

Last known residence:
Frankenthal, Altenkirchen, Coblenz, Rheinland, Kingdom of Prussia, German Empire
Profession:
Blacksmith
Religion:
Roman Catholic

Army information

Country:
German Empire
Force:
Imperial German Army
Rank:
Infanterist
Enlistment date:
18/05/1916
Units:
 —  2. Maschinengewehr-Kompagnie, II. Bataillon, Kgl. Bayer. Reserve-Infanterie-Regiment Nr. 8  (Last known unit)

Information about death

Date of death:
22/10/1917
Place of death:
Terhand, Geluwe, Belgium
Cause of death:
Killed in action (K.I.A.)
Age:
20

Cemetery

Deutscher Soldatenfriedhof Langemark (Kameradengrab)
Plot: Unknown
Row: Unknown
Grave: Unknown

Distinctions and medals 1

Eiserne Kreuz II. Klasse
Medal — 18/10/1917

Points of interest 3

#1 Place of birth
#2 Last known residence
#3 Place of death (approximate)

Sources 1

Kriegsstammrollen, 1914-1918. (Bayerisches Staatsarchiv, M√ľnchen (HStA), Abteilung IV, Kriegsarchiv).
https://www.gda.bayern.de/die-staatlichen-archive-bayerns/
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