Prince Prince August Wilhelm o Proushie

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Prince August Wilhelm
Prince August Wilhelm o Proushie
Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia.jpg
Born29 Januar 1887(1887-01-29)
Potsdam, Prussia, German Empire
Dee'd25 Mairch 1949(1949-03-25) (aged 62)
Stuttgart, Württemberg-Baden, Allied Germany
BuirialFamillienfriedhof, Langenburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
SpousePrincess Alexandra Victoria o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
IssuePrince Alexander Ferdinand o Prussia
HooseHohenzollern
FaitherWilhelm II, German Emperor
MitherPrincess Auguste Victoria o Schleswig-Holstein

Prince August Wilhelm o Proushie (August Wilhelm Heinrich Günther Viktor; 29 Januar 1887 – 25 Marich 1949), called "Auwi", wis the fourth son o Wilhelm II, German Emperor bi his first wife, Augusta Victoria o Schleswig-Holstein. He wis a vocal supporter o Nazism an o Adolf Hitler.


Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

Prince August Wilhelm mairit his cousin Princess Alexandra Victoria o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg on 22 October 1908 at the Berliner Stadtschloss. The couple had planned to take up residence in Schönhausen Pailace in Berlin, but changed their mind when August Wilhelm's father decided to leave his son the Villa Liegnitz in the Sanssouci Park. On 26 December 1912 their anly bairn, Prince Alexander Ferdinand o Proushie (died 12 Juin 1985), wis born.