Original WWII German LARGE 27″ Rail Road Eagle Removed From A Train Car By A U.S. Veteran Certified
Original WWII German Rail Road Eagle Removed From A Train Car By A U.S. Veteran Certified. This is an excellent condition totally genuine German World War Two rail road eagle used to attach to the front of locomotives and box cars during the reign of the Third Reich. It measures 27 inches across and 13 inches tall which is generally refereed to as a 27 inch eagle and a standard size for locomotive eagles. The mounting bolts were ground away with clear files marks remaining and others were broken off when removed. he reverse is marked in the center of the eagle with the compound elements which reads; GAL-Mg-Si (Gal=Galvanized Aluminum, Mg=Magnesium, Si=Silicon) and as well as the abbreviations RZA 5 = Zug Adler (Train Eagle 5), and BLN = Berlin. Do not get fooled by the many replicas being offered. This is a 100% Museum certified ORIGINAL Eagle that was taken off a train by a U.S. Veteran. This is a “one looker” as we say! Some wear from use otherwise in good condition with minor storage wear and loss from removal (see photos). Someone (most likely the Vet who removed) it filled in the small holes with autobody filler and it looks very good! Rare! . A rare U.S. Veteran bring back. 100% guaranteed to be authentic. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Please see our other items on our web site. DON’T MISS THIS! One of the truly desirable Third Reich Artifacts!