Alsace-Lorraine

The Imperial Territory o Alsace-Lorraine (German: Reichsland Elsaß-Lothringen or Elsass-Lothringen) wis a territory creatit bi the German Empire in 1871 efter it annexed maist o Alsace an the Moselle depairtment o Lorraine follaein its victory in the Franco-Proushie War.

Imperial Territory o Alsace-Lorraine
Reichsland Elsaß-Lothringen
Imperial Territory o the German Empire
1871–1918
Banner o Alsace-Lorraine
Flag
Coat o airms o Alsace-Lorraine
Coat o airms
German Empire - Alsace Lorraine (1871).svg
Alsace-Lorraine within the German Empire
Anthem
Elsässisches Fahnenlied
"The Alsatian Banner's sang"
CaipitalStraßburg (Strasbourg)
Aurie 
• 1910
14,496 km2 (5,597 sq mi)
Population 
• 1910
1874014
Govrenment
 • TeepFederal territory
Reichsstatthalter 
• 1871–1879
Eduard von Möller (first)
• 1918
Rudolf Schwander (last)
LegislaturLandtag
History 
10 Mey 1871
• Disestablished
1918
28 Juin 1919
Poleetical subdiveesionsBezirk Lothringen, Oberelsass, Unterelsass
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
French Third Republic
French Third Republic
The day pairt o Fraunce

Coordinates: 48°40′N 7°00′E / 48.67°N 7°E / 48.67; 7