The German Brigade of The Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels was founded in Germany, Karlsruhe, at Saturday, 13. April 2019, to promote and support the charity activities of The Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels, and help to fulfill this honorable mission.
For the period of two years, the following officers were elected:
Chairman (Commanding Officer): Col. Andreas Huber
Vice Chairman (Deputy Commanding Officer): Col. Georg Reiff
Trustee: Col. Peter Gummersbach
As a voluntary association, we aim to support the goodwill objectives of the Kentucky Colonels.
Use of the title 'Colonel' in Germany:
Kentucky Colonels, including those in Germany, are entitled to use the honorific 'Colonel'.
Under German Law (Federal and State) it is completely legal and not need any permission from a German official authority.