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  2. Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher - Wikipediaücher

    Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher, Fürst von Wahlstatt (German pronunciation: [ˈɡɛphaʁt ˈleːbəʁɛçt fɔn ˈblʏçɐ]; 21 December 1742 – 12 September 1819), Graf (count), later elevated to Fürst (sovereign prince) von Wahlstatt, was a Prussian Generalfeldmarschall (field marshal).

  3. Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher, Fürst (prince) von Wahlstatt

    Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher, Fürst (prince) von Wahlstatt, Prussian field marshal, a commander during the Napoleonic Wars, who was important in the Allied victory at Waterloo. Blücher enlisted in the Swedish cavalry in 1756 and served until he was captured in 1760 by the Prussians, for whom he.

  4. Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher – Wikipediaücher

    Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher, ab 1814 Fürst Blücher von Wahlstatt, war ein preußischer Generalfeldmarschall, der durch den Sieg über Napoleon in der Schlacht bei Waterloo berühmt wurde. Volkstümlich „Marschall Vorwärts“ genannt, gehörte er zu den populärsten Helden der Befreiungskriege in Europa. Nach dem Eintritt in die ...

  5. Gebhard Leberecht Von Blucher |

    The Prussian field marshal Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher (1742-1819) commanded the Prussian armies in the war against Napoleon, 1813-1815. He became a leading hero of the Germans in the struggle to end foreign domination of their lands. Gebhard von Blücher was born in Rostock in the northern state of Mecklenburg on Dec. 16, 1742.

  6. Waterloo’s Prussian Hero: Blücher and the British

    Technorati Tags : Battle of Waterloo, Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher. In the summer of 1814, with Napoleon defeated and exiled to Elba, Britons were eagerly welcoming a military hero of the campaign against the French to their shores.

  7. Battle of Waterloo | Combatants, Maps, & Facts | Britannica

    Battle of Waterloo (June 18, 1815), Napoleon’s final defeat at the hands of the duke of Wellington’s combined allied army and a Prussian army under Gebhard Leberecht von Blucher. The battle, fought south of Waterloo, Belgium, ended 23 years of recurrent warfare between France and the other powers of Europe.

  8. The Sinking of the Blücher | U.S. Naval Institute

    A lesser-known event during World War II, the sinking of the Blücher is key part of naval history that marked the beginning of the Norwegian Campaign. The Sinking of the Blücher is a comprehensive investigation into why the German cruiser, named for Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher (Prussian victor of the Battle of Waterloo), was approaching ...

  9. Blücher von Wahlstadt (Wahlstatt), Generalfeldmarschall ...

    Generalfeldmarschall Gebhard Leb(e)recht Fürst Blücher von Wahlstadt (Wahlstatt) (1742-1819) The most successful and famous Prussian Army field commander of the period, Blücher was perhaps the most single-mindedly aggressive general employed by any belligerent.

  10. Von Blücher brothers - Wikipediaücher_brothers

    Leberecht Wilhelm Konstantin Wolf Axel Graf von Blücher (13 April 1922 in Fincken – 21 May 1941 near Heraklion) Hans-Joachim Gebhard Leberecht Graf von Blücher (23 October 1923 in Fincken – 21 May 1941 near Heraklion) Battle of Crete and deaths Wolfgang Graf von Blücher

  11. Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher - NNDB

    AKA Gebhard Leberecht Fürst Blücher von Wahlstadt. Born: 16-Dec - 1742. Birthplace: Rostock, Germany. Died: 12-Sep - 1819. Location of death: Silesia, Prussia. Cause of death: unspecified. Gender: Male. Race or Ethnicity: White. Sexual orientation: Straight.