Original WWII German Iron Cross Second Class Medal Brought Home By U.S. Veteran. Classic WWII German Iron Cross. Eisernes Kreuz II Klasse or EK2. It was worn as shown in the photos on the day of presentation. After that the ribbon only was worn. The original envelope was for the ribbon. Envelope is printed “Ban des Eisernen Kreuses 2. Klasse 1939” printed in black Gothic lettering on the obverse and “Carl Knoblauch, Bandfabrik, Berlin, C2, Bolstr. 23” on the reverse in the same style but smaller; measuring 74 mm (w) x 117 mm (h); in mint and unissued condition. The medal is also in good condition. This is one of the most iconic medals of Germany in both WWI and WWII. As shown includes the ribbon and medal and envelope. Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war.100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Please see our other German Medals and Relics From WWII. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Original ribbon issue envelopes are RARE! A great set!