Special Uniform additions:
A special feature of the mountain troops was the black grouse plumage on the left side of the cap with parade uniform. Another distinctive element was the shoulder strap with regimental number on the button (I-II-III), and the edelweiss badge on the collar.
Recommended reference: Verlag Militaria - The Austrian Mountain Troops: History, Uniforms and Equipment of Austrian Mountain Troops from 1906 to 1918
We would like to thank Philipp Hilt for providing us the photos of Anton Hilt