Photo album by a Danish officer in the Legion

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Erik Henry Dederding was a Danish officer in the Legion. Served from before WW 1 to WW 2.

French Foreign Legion 1910-1936
Collection of more thant 300 photographs and various postcards, drawings, invitations, and more. Collected by the Danish officer in the French Foreign Legion Henry Dederding, covering the years 1898-1956. The collection contatins photographs from Dederding's many postings with the legion abroad, incl. Algiers, Marocco, Vietnam and France between 1910-1936. Vintage gelatin silver prints mounted in in two albums with handwritten descriptions. Various sizes.

In the link some of the pictures. The text is in Danish, when it is possible to read.
https://bruun-rasmussen.dk/m/lots/BFB4E23F21EF

And the photo album is sold :)
 
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Happy New Year Peter- Interesting article. Thank you.(y)
 
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You are more than welcome, Chas.

And just found out, that it is possible to zoom in the pictures. Will translate the Danish texts when I have the time.
 
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Erik Henry Dederding, 1885-1958. Officer in the Danish army, and officer in the Legion from 1909 to 1941.
 

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