Fritz Kreisler

Fritz Kreisler

Austrian violinist and composer.
Although I had resigned my commission as an officer two years before, I immediately left Switzerland, accompanied by my wife, in order to report for duty. As it happened, a wire reached me a day later calling me to the colors.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [08/05/2011 04:08:40]
Suddenly, at about ten o'clock, a dull thud sounded somewhere far away from us, and simultaneously we saw a small white round cloud about half a mile ahead of us where the shrapnel had exploded. The battle had begun.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [08/05/2011 04:08:50]
IN trying to recall my impressions during my short war duty as an officer in the Austrian Army, I find that my recollections of this period are very uneven and confused.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [08/05/2011 04:08:12]
What impressed me particularly in Vienna was the strict order everywhere. No mob disturbances of any kind, in spite of the greatly increased liberty and relaxation of police regulations.More Fritz Kreisler quotes [08/05/2011 04:08:17]
My wife volunteered her services as Red Cross nurse, insisting upon being sent to the front, in order to be as near me as could be, but it developed later that no nurse was allowed to go farther than the large troop hospitals far in the rear of the actual operationsMore Fritz Kreisler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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