Portrait of Helmuth von Moltke (1800–1891), Prussian field marshal. In 1858, Moltke was appointed Chief of the Prussian General Staff. He earned legendary status as a military strategist for his leadership during the Austro-Prussian (1866) and Franco-Prussian Wars (1870–71). Atelier photograph, photographer unknown, c. 1871.

Helmuth von Moltke (c. 1871)

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Helmuth von Moltke (c. 1871), published in: German History in Documents and Images, <https://germanhistorydocs.org/en/from-vormaerz-to-prussian-dominance-1815-1866/ghdi:image-293> [February 04, 2023].