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Baltische Landeswehr

Unified armed forces of Couronian and Livonian nobility from 1918 to 1919 / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The Baltic Landwehr or Baltische Landeswehr ("Baltic Territorial Army") was the name of the unified armed forces of Couronian and Livonian nobility from 7 December 1918 to 3 July 1919.[1]

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Baltische Landeswehr
ActiveNovember 1918 – January 1920
CountryUnited Baltic Duchy
Allegiance Baltic nobility
Size10,500
PatronRüdiger von der Goltz
ColoursFeldgrau
EngagementsEstonian War of Independence, Latvian War of Independence, Aftermath of World War I
Commanders
Notable
commanders
Rüdiger von der Goltz,
Alfred Fletcher,
Harold Alexander
Insignia
Identification
symbol
Shoulder strap piping in light blue and white, the Baltic colors.
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