photos are believed to be of Karl Freidrich Ludwig Pappe. According
to letters from his brother Albert to brother Richard, and
other records, Karl
lived in Leipzig and had a son named Arthur who was born about
1885. The large framed photo at the left, probably taken about
1890, has the handwriting on the back that appears to say "Carl"
and "1857 " .
was mandatory at age 18 for all men in Germany in the 1800s. The
photo of Karl Pappe as a young soldier was likely taken about