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Dietmar der Anhanger#

Dietmar der Anhanger, appears in a folk story in the story collection by Friedrich Barbarossa dating from 1519. According to the story, he was a miller´s apprentice who was knighted as a reward for his bravery during the third crusade in 1189/91. On his estates, he founded the town of Ried (Upper Austria); he appears in the coat of arms of the city and a sculpture of him can be seen at the fountain in front of the town hall in Ried.


F. Berger, Ried, 1948.