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Original WWII German Red Cross Badge And Cap Badge Set Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

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Original WWII German Red Cross Badge And Cap Badge Set (scarce) . Round Pin Roughly, 31mm diameter, nicely convexed, die struck alloy brooch with a silver wash and black, white and red enameled finishes. The brooch features a black enameled circular outer border with embossed silver washed Gothic script, “Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Helferin”, (German Red Cross Helper), encompassing a white enameled circular inner field with a central red enameled Greek style cross. Some loss to enamel (see photo). The solid reverse features embossed script, “Ges. Gesch”., indicating, Gesetzlich Geschützt. Cap badge DRK visor cap eagle for wear by all ranks as introduced in January 1938 as a replacement for the first, (1935), pattern eagle. Die struck alloy eagle with black and red enamel work and nickel/silver plated finishes. The stylized, black enamel eagle features down swept wings with a nickel/silver plated swastika to its breast, clutching a red enamel cross in its talons. The solid reverse has both soldered attachment prongs intact. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war.  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. The Gettysburg Museum of History does not support or condone Adolf Hitler or the Nazi Party and is only offering this as a historic relic. Please see our other items.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.