Original WWII German War Merit Cross 1st Class Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified.
Original WWII German War Merit Cross 1st Class Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. Nice quality, nickel/silver plated, die struck alloy award is in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika encircled by an oak-leaf wreath to the obverse. The background field of the obverse centerpiece is smooth while the arms of the cross have a pebbled background field with raised, smooth, outer edges. The plain, reverse has a small, soldered, barrel type hinge, a broad, vertical tapered pin and catch all intact. The reverse of the pin is well marked with embossed manufacturer’s numerical code “L/15”, Nice example, Excellent condition some very slight loss to the silver finish otherwise in good condition. 100% guaranteed to be authentic complete museum documentation (COA) provided. One of the classic Third Reich combat awards. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a trophy of war. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Good Vet bring Back example!