Oskar, Prince of Prussia

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Oskar, Prince of Prussia Gender: M
Oskar Karl Gustav Adolf
born on 27 July 1888 at 01:30 (= 01:30 AM )
Place Potsdam, Germany, 52n24, 13e04
Timezone LMT m13e04 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 04°21' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 21°13 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 01°44'

Prince of Prussia Oskar (Postcard, World War I)


German royalty, the fifth son of Wilhelm II, German Emperor and Augusta Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein.

During the early months of the First World War, he commanded Grenadierregiment "Konig Wilhelm I." (2. Westpreussisches) Nr. 7 in the field as its colonel, earning the Iron Cross, Second Class, and the Iron Cross, First Class.

Prinz Oskar was married on 31 July 1914 to Countess Ina-Marie Helene Adele Elise von Bassewitz (27 January 1888 – 17 September 1973). The couple had four children. Prince Oskar died on 27 January 1958 in Munich, Germany.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Germany," The Times, 28 July 1888, p. 7: "Berlin, July 27. At half-past 1 o'clock this morning, in the Marble Palace at Potsdam, the Empress Victoria was delivered of a Prince."


  • Vocation : Military : Honors (Iron Cross)
  • Vocation : Military : Military service
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (German)