November 8th, 2019:
Andreas Herzfeld has written a new book. Maybe you are interested?
Andreas Herzfeld: Military abbreviations on motor vehicles in World War I - A dictionary
Contributions to German Automotive History - Volume 7
144 Seiten / 24,99 €
Free postage at BoD, Amazon and other booksellers. Order the fastest here:
The present dictionary contains nearly 3300 abbreviations from the military sector at the time of the First World War. The user thus has the possibility to decipher inscriptions on motor vehicles, photographs, as well as legal texts, ordinances, contemporary sources or diaries of those years correctly deciphered.
In a detailed introduction, additional attributes of automobiles, such as information signs, right of way signs, coats of arms, flags and license plates are explained. Furthermore, special features of the former spelling are presented.
October 15th, 2018
From now, this website also carries the "https"-identifier for encrapted data transmission.
February 11th, 2018
The AKS also now at facebook. At a closed group for members.
October 28th, 2017
In the members area, we have set up a memorial page for our deceased members.
says Thank You to 10319 visitors of this website in 2016.
March 23rd, 2016
Our club magazine "Depesche" appears until further notice only 3 times a year. Editor Dirk Schneider this was announced in Depesche 1/16.
The AKS is now officially achievable under new eMail adress email@example.com
says Thank You to 8.930 visitors of this website in 2015.
says Thank You to 9.273 visitors of this website in 2014.
At the annual meeting, the Chairman presented its new AKS-plate holder.
The bracket was made by the company Erich UTSCH AG in a new high-quality
digital printing method (see photo in the Depesche). The first samples
of which have been exhibited at the meeting in Bad Camberg. Some members
had already entered in a list for Preorder. Now everything is settled
and the price is fixed, one pair (2 carriers) costs of 5,00 €. We
want the license plate holder to sell as the next meeting in 2015, that
saves cost of shipping. The carrier may be sent by mail course, here then
drop additional 5,00 € shipping for domestic and 9.00 € for
abroad. The dispatch can also take place in 2015. Ordering at the following
A new press area was created. Here you can found press articles on our
club and the meetings.
A small cosmetic overhaul of our
website with new navigation.
website is now also available in English language too.
of the Europlate
Convention are available.
The Freudenberg swap
meeting has just been a week ago and photos are already available here.
Thanks to the photographs!