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    2X Original WWII Waffen SS Sleeve Eagles Un-Cut From Roll Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $299.00
    2x Original WWII Waffen SS Bevo "Tropical"  Sleeve Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. The Allgemeine-SS, (General-SS), was originally formed in May 1923 as the Stosstrupp Adolf Hitler (Shock Troops Adolf Hitler), and was redesignated Schutzstaffel, (Protection Squad), in April 1925 with the official acceptance of the name verified on the second anniversary of the failed Munich "Beer-Hall" Putsch on November 9TH 1925. On January 6TH 1929 Heinrich Himmler was appointed as Reichsführer-SS, (National Leader of the SS). 2x uncut from roll fantastic 100% authentic Waffen SS sleeve eagle.Second pattern, (Circa 1942-1945), machine woven, tropical SS sleeve eagle with out-stretched wings, clutching a wreathed, canted, swastika in its talons in golden/tan rayon threads on a woven, black, rayon base.  captured by an Allied Veteran and brought home as a war trophy.  Nice vet bring back example showing the expected  age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S. solider as a trophy of war. SS items are  very collectible and difficult to find  in excellent condition. Un-cut examples from the roll are even more rare. 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.

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    Original German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Enamel Membership Badge Pin Gettysburg Museum Of History Certified

    $159.00
    Original German NSDAP (Nazi) Party Enamel RZM Marked Membership Badge Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. The NSDAP, Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, (National Socialist German Worker’s Party), was originally founded in Munich as the DAP, Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, (German Worker’s Party), on January 5TH 1919. When Adolf Hitler joined the DAP in the autumn of 1919 he was to reform what was basically a debating society into an active political party. Appointed as the first chairman of the party on July 29TH 1921 Hitler was to restructure it along para-military lines in a hierarchy of four levels of government. Of Note: In late 1934 items manufactured for the NSKK, including membership pins, came under the quality control of the RZM, Reichzeugmeisterei, (National Equipment Quartermaster) and as a result were marked with the RZM logo when appropriate. Standard issue membership badge awarded to all personnel on acceptance as an official party member. 24mm diameter, die struck alloy badge NSDAP membership badge with multi-colored enamel work. Badge features a translucent red, circular outer border with embossed silvered script, "National-Sozialistiche-D.A.P.", encompassing a white enamel field with canted black enamel swastika. In good condition with very minor storage wear.  Offering is for one (1) Nazi Party  Pin. US. Veteran bring back Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  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 WWII German Fighting Knife Taken By U.S. Solider And Used By Him Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German Fighting Knife Taken By U.S. Solider And Used By Him Certified. A very interesting WWII German boot knife that was altered by a U.S. solider after it was captured. This stated our as a German boot knife with metal scabbard. The handle grips were taken off and aircraft Plexiglas was added, this was a common thing in WWII. Plexiglas was new and most soldiers never saw it before so they were fascinated by it. The metal scabbard was placed into a leather U.S. solider made sheath. A very interesting alteration. 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.

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    Original WWII Waffen SS Sleeve Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $159.00
    Original WWII Waffen SS Bevo "Tropical"  Sleeve Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. The Allgemeine-SS, (General-SS), was originally formed in May 1923 as the Stosstrupp Adolf Hitler (Shock Troops Adolf Hitler), and was redesignated Schutzstaffel, (Protection Squad), in April 1925 with the official acceptance of the name verified on the second anniversary of the failed Munich "Beer-Hall" Putsch on November 9TH 1925. On January 6TH 1929 Heinrich Himmler was appointed as Reichsführer-SS, (National Leader of the SS). A fantastic 100% authentic Waffen SS sleeve eagle.Second pattern, (Circa 1942-1945), machine woven, tropical SS sleeve eagle with out-stretched wings, clutching a wreathed, canted, swastika in its talons in golden/tan rayon threads on a woven, black, rayon base.  captured by an Allied Veteran and brought home as a war trophy.  Nice used example showing the expected  age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S. solider as a trophy of war. SS items are  very collectible and difficult to find  in excellent condition. 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.

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    Original WWI 1914 Iron Cross 2nd Class Medal Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $89.00
    Original WWI 1914 Iron Cross 2nd Class Medal Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History.  1914 pattern, die struck, three piece, iron and alloy construction Pattée style cross with a single piece iron core and two piece silver alloy frame. The obverse of the cross features an embossed, central, "W" cypher for King Wilhelm II, re-institution date, "1914", to the bottom arm and a King’s crown to the top arm. The reverse of the cross features an embossed, central, oak-leaf cluster, with the "FW" cypher for King Friedrich Wilhelm III, a King’s crown to the top arm and the original institution date, "1813", to the bottom arm. All the emblems are in nice high relief. The ribbon suspension loop and ring are both intact. Suspension ring marked ‘WM’. The cross comes complete with a piece of ribbed rayon ribbon. In good condition with minor storage wear to the medal. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched German medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. Please also see our 1939 Nazi marked versions on our web page.

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    Original WWII German Black Panzer (Tanker) Breast Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    $129.00
    Original WWII German Black Panzer (Tanker) Breast Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. The early standard issue EM/NCO’s M36 breast eagles were in white threads and were to be abolished in 1939 to be replaced with a less visible, grey, M39 breast eagle but the changeover was never fully completed. Early, M36 pattern, machine woven national breast eagle with outstretched wings, clutching a wreathed, canted, swastika in it’s talons in white rayon threads on a woven, black, rayon base. The eagles wingspan is roughly, 10cm from wing tip to wing tip.  Nice used example showing the expected  age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S. solider as a trophy of war. Panzer items are  very collectible and difficult to find  in excellent condition. 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.

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    Original WWII German 1939 Wound Badge Awarded For Wounds In Combat Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $69.00
    BACK IN  STOCK Original WWII German 1939 Wound Badge Awarded For Wounds In Combat. This German award is similar to the U.S. Purple Heart and was awarded to all German Military branches (see photos) 1939 pattern, die stamped, magnetic sheet metal construction, hollow backed badge with a black wash. The badge is in the form of an embossed, vertically oval, laurel leaf wreath encompassing an embossed profile of an M35 pattern helmet with a high relief, canted, swastika to the center, superimposed over crossed swords on a pebbled base field. The reverse of the badge is a mirror image of the obverse and has a crimped, soldered hinge, a thin, round, vertical pin and a heavy, soldered catch all intact. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a war trophy. We have several and we will pick the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the medal. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German medal. 100% Guarenteed to be authentic. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Outstanding WWII Era Allgemeine SS Black Visor Hat Untouched Almost Mint Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $6,200.00
    Outstanding WWII Era Allgemeine SS Black Visor Hat Untouched Almost Mint Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. Nice quality, black wool construction visor cap with a whip cord weave.  The cap has white wool waffenfarbe to the top crown edge and both the top and bottom edges of the centerband. The internal crown stiffening wire is and an additional vertical stiffener to the front center are both still intact and give the cap a nice saddle form shape with a very high central peak. The front center of the cap has a second pattern, silver washed, stamped alloy SS eagle, as introduced in February 1936. The front center of the centerband has a second pattern, silver washed, stamped alloy Totenkopf, as introduced in October 1934. The cap has a blackened patent leather chinstrap with two, rectangular, sliding, sheet metal, length adjustment buckles and a central sheet metal retaining clip all intact. The chinstrap is secured to the cap by two small, smooth, black painted, sheet metal buttons. The cap has a black vulcanfibre visor with a raised lip near the forward edge. The diamond patterned, orangish/tan bottom edge of the visor is well marked with black inkstamped SS runes encompassed by the initials, "RZM". The interior of the cap is fully lined with a high quality grey rayon. The crown lining still has its original clear celluloid sweat diamond intact with the small rectangular "pocket" portion. The crown lining beneath the sweat diamond is well marked with the gilt printed, circular bordered, outline of the SS runes encompassed by a second circular border. The interior of the cap also has a tan leather sweatband fully intact and in excellent condition. This hat has been in an old collection for over 30 years and has not seen the light of day. The insignia has never been pulled off or altered in anyway. This is one of the best Allgemeine SS black visor's we ever had. If you want the best this is it. As you know many SS items are fake or they have been altered or insignia has been changed. This hat is as good as they come 100% original and un-altered in any way. Fresh “out of the woods” from a very old collection. Nice used example showing the expected  age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S. solider as a trophy of war. SS items are  very collectible and difficult to find  in excellent condition. 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.

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    Original WWII German Fire Protection Police Bayonet With Scabbard And Frog Certified

    $164.00
    Original WWII German Fire Protection Police Bayonet With Scabbard And Frog Certified. Drop forged, 25cm, long, bright nickel/silver plated steel blade with wide fuller to each side. Blade is in overall very good condition. Maker marked. Brown leather washer is intact. Hilt consists of nickel/silver plated steel cross guard, eagle head pommel and molded black bakelite grips with a repeating grooved diamond pattern. Cross guard features one up-swept and one down-swept arm. Diamond grooved bakelite grips are held in place by two dome headed rivets. Magnetic sheet metal scabbard retains about 85% of its original black finish. Throat retaining screw and frog lug are both intact. Bayonet comes complete with its original leather frog. This longer model bayonet was intended for wear by ranks of Feuerwehrmann through to Brandmeister. In excellent condition had an inventory or museum collection umber engraved. Nice used example showing the expected  age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a solider 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.

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    Original WWII German Iron Cross Second Class 1939 Medal Brought Home By U.S. Veteran Certified

    $179.95
    BACK IN STOCK! 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. This is one of the most iconic medals of Germany in both WWI and WWII. We have several examples and will pick the best one for you. They very in condition from good to very good. It will include the ribbon and medal. 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 WWII German Army Wehrmacht P.O.W. Art Wood Carving Certified

    SOLD     Original WWII German Wehrmacht (Army)  P.O.W. Art Wood Carving Certified. A very interesting hand carved high relief German eagle and swastika made by a German Prisoner of War. German POW's made these type of carvings and would trade them for cigarettes, candy, coffee,  and favors with their guards. The old tag says it was carved in Africa from  Cypress wood. We have seen several of these over the years of different carvings. Many times in the form of other badges like Iron Crosses and other. This one is the army (Heer) eagle like on the side of their helmets. A fascinating artifact seldom seen from a German POW.  We believe the stand may have been added but the carving is 100% authentic from WWII.  in excellent condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. An outstanding example worthy of the most refined collection. 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.

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    Original WWII Waffen SS Sleeve Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $295.00
    Original WWII Waffen SS Bevo Sleeve Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. The Allgemeine-SS, (General-SS), was originally formed in May 1923 as the Stosstrupp Adolf Hitler (Shock Troops Adolf Hitler), and was redesignated Schutzstaffel, (Protection Squad), in April 1925 with the official acceptance of the name verified on the second anniversary of the failed Munich "Beer-Hall" Putsch on November 9TH 1925. On January 6TH 1929 Heinrich Himmler was appointed as Reichsführer-SS, (National Leader of the SS). A fantastic 100% authentic Waffen SS sleeve eagle.Second pattern, (Circa 1942-1945), machine woven,  SS sleeve eagle with out-stretched wings, clutching a wreathed, canted, swastika in its talons in golden/tan rayon threads on a woven, black, rayon base.  captured by an Allied Veteran and brought home as a war trophy.  Nice used example showing the expected  age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S. solider as a trophy of war. SS items are  very collectible and difficult to find  in excellent condition. 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.

  • Original WWII German Panzer Skull P.O.W. Art Wood Carving Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German Panzer Skull P.O.W. Art Wood Carving Certified. A very interesting hand carved high relief German Panzer skull and swastika made by a German Prisoner of War. German POW's made these type of carvings and would trade them for cigarettes, candy, coffee,  and favors with their guards. The old tag says it was carved in Africa from  Cypress wood. We have seen several of these over the years of different carvings. Many times in the form of other badges like Iron Crosses but we never saw a Panzer Skull before. The Skull was the symbol of the Panzer units and early SS units, and the Skull with lower jaw was the later version of the SS symbol. A fascinating artifact seldom seen from a German POW.  We believe the stand may have been added but the carving is 100% authentic from WWII.  in excellent condition. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. An outstanding example worthy of the most refined collection. 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.

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    Original WWII German Waffen SS “Cut Off” By A U.S. Veteran Cap Skull (Totenkopf) Certified RARE!

    $575.00
    Original WWII German Waffen SS "Cut Off" By A U.S. Veteran Cap Skull (Totenkopf) Certified RARE! The machine woven example was first introduced sometime in 1939, and was based on the 1934, metal pattern skull. The machine woven skull was designed for use on the overseas and M43 style caps although it was also occasionally utilized on the visor hats.  BeVo, machine woven construction skull and cross bones in silvery/grey threads with black accent threads on a cut-out woven black rayon base. The skull features a bottom jaw, dual rows of teeth and nice eye, nose and cranium detailing. The skull was torn of a cap. So many of these in the collectors market are mint found in factories at the end of the war. This is a true combat worn "Cut Off" from a cap. "Cut Offs" have become very desirable by collectors because of their combat worn status. WWII Allied soldiers would sometimes "Cut Off" the eagle or skull from a dead or captured enemy solider as a souvenir. Nice used example showing the expected  age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S. solider as a trophy of war. SS items are  very collectible and difficult to find  in "Cut off"  condition. 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.

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    Rare Original WWII Waffen SS Sleeve Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $349.00
    Original WWII Waffen SS Sleeve Eagle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. The Allgemeine-SS, (General-SS), was originally formed in May 1923 as the Stosstrupp Adolf Hitler (Shock Troops Adolf Hitler), and was redesignated Schutzstaffel, (Protection Squad), in April 1925 with the official acceptance of the name verified on the second anniversary of the failed Munich "Beer-Hall" Putsch on November 9TH 1925. On January 6TH 1929 Heinrich Himmler was appointed as Reichsführer-SS, (National Leader of the SS). A fantastic 100% authentic Waffen SS sleeve eagle. Second pattern, (Circa 1939-1945), machine embroidered, SS sleeve eagle with out-stretched wings in silvery/grey, rayon threads on a black wool base. This is the final pattern machine embroidered version. captured by an Allied Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Fresh “out of the woods” Nice used example showing the expected  age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S. solider as a trophy of war. SS items are  very collectible and diff cult to find  in excellent condition. 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.

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    The Third Reich Family 7x Original Unpublished WWII Era German Military Family Photos A Historic Look Certified

    $69.00
    The Third Reich Family 7x Original Unpublished WWII Era German Military Family Photos A Historic Look Certified.  A very nice collection showing German military family photos during WWII. In Real Photo Post Card format photos and other formats. Unpublished images rare! 1939-1945. A fascinating historic look into the past. Makes one think if they survived the war. Some have names and dates and are researchable. Most photos and documents were destroyed during and after the war and not many survived the de-Nazifiaction process so these are scarce. good condition.  Nice used examples showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic  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.

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    Very Rare WWI Patriotic German Woman’s 1914 Iron Cross Beaded Hand Bag Certified

    $139.00
    Very Rare WWI Patriotic German Woman's 1914 Iron Cross Beaded Hand Bag Certified. A very interesting seldom seen WWI German Woman's purse made of beads. It had a 1914 Iron Cross motif, with black rope straps.  There is a black satin liner. Some slight tearing in the lining (not visible on the outside). A few of the rings that for the straps are loose, otherwise excellent condition being over 100 years old. An amazing rare piece of WWI patriotic history. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. A rare find!

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    Third Reich Weddings 7x Original Unpublished WWII Era German Military Wedding Photos A Historic Look Certified

    $59.00
    Third Reich Weddings 7x Original Unpublished WWII Era German Military Wedding Photos A Historic Look Certified.  A very nice collection showing German military wedding photos during WWII. In Real Photo Post Card format photos and other formats. Unpublished images rare! 1939-1945. A fascinating historic look into the past. Makes one think if they survived the war. Some have names and dates and are researchable. Most photos and documents were destroyed during and after the war and not many survived the de-Nazifiaction process so these are scarce. good condition.  Nice used examples showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic  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.

  • Original WWII German S.A./S.S. Sports Badge Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    SOLD Original WWII German S.A./S.S. Sports Badge Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. This die struck tombac badge takes the form of a Roman broad sword superimposed over a mobile swastika encompassed by a circular oak-leaf wreath. To its reverse is the first pattern inscription (1934-35) "Eigentum D. Chefs D.]Ausbildungswesens" (Property of-the Head of Physical-conditioning). "Bonner Kunstabz." and "Bedarf Bonn a/RH" are also embossed to the reverse, as is the stamped serial number "310477." Its complete pin, soldered hinge and catch assembly are intact. Very scarce maker. Awarded by the SA but were also worn by the SS (see photos). Typical light age toning plus wear during use. Nice example issued with expected uniform removed condition.   Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original German Medal Bar WWI Combat Soldier Awards Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $165.00
    Original German Medal Bar WWI Combat Soldier Awards Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. A parade mount medal bar consisting of an Iron Cross Second Class, a Hessen General Honor Decoration, and a 1914-18 Cross of Honor w/swords. These are WWI awards but were also worn by Pre-WWII German Military, SS personal and SA as shown in the last photo of SS Officer. Excellent condition Typical light age toning plus wear during use. Nice issued example with expected light age/condition issues.   Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWI German Combat Cross Of Honor 1914-1918 With Ribbon Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $35.00
    Original WWI German Combat Cross Of Honor 1914-1918 With Ribbon Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. Instituted in July of 1934 by von Hindenburg (resulting in its erroneous designation as the "Hindenburg Cross") to recognize service in WWI. It ranked beneath bravery awards but above other service and campaign awards. Die struck, magnetic sheet metal award with a bronze wash. The award is in the form of a cross Patté with a central circular motif featuring an embossed laurel leaf wreath encompassing the embossed dates, "1914-1918", on a smooth background field. The cross has swords emanating upwards between its arms, indicating a combatant's award. The cross has a plain reverse with embossed manufacturer's initials. The cross’s ribbon suspension loop and ring are both intact. Cross comes complete with a 6cm piece of original original ribbon. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a war trophy. We have several and we will pick the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the medal. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German medal. 100% Guarenteed to be authentic. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original WWII German West Wall Medal (Deutsches Schutzwall-Ehrenzeichen) Certified

    $59.00
    Original WWII German West Wall Medal (Deutsches Schutzwall-Ehrenzeichen) Certified.  The West Wall Medal was instituted by Adolf Hitler on August 2nd 1939 to recognize military personnel, including civilian employees, who assisted in the planning, construction or defence of German fortifications on the western border. Die struck, tombac construction medal with a bronze wash is in the form of a roughly, 41mm tall, 32mm wide, vertical oval with embossed, oak-leaf wreath edging encompassing a smooth field with an embossed national eagle with out-stretched wings, clutching a wreathed, canted swastika in its talons, positioned above a crossed spade and sword which are in turn positioned above a pillbox to the obverse. The reverse also has the embossed, oak-leaf wreath edging which encompasses embossed, Latin script, "Für Arbeit zum Schutze Deutschlands", (For Work on the Defenses of Germany), on a smooth background field. The medal loop and the ribbon suspension ring are both intact. Included is an original piece of rayon ribbon. Good condition with some wear and storage age  and expected issues.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of  History.  Offer is for one (1) Western Wall Medal  as pictured. 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.

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    A Collection Of Fine WWII Era German Day Badges And Tinies Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified

    $39.00
    A Collection Of WWII Era German Day Badges And Tinnies Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified. A nice assortment of various "day badges" and donation pins. Includes a rare Hitler Mussolini visit pin.  All German Nazi era. Brought home by A U.S. Veteran. A good  example of typical badges showing the expected but minimal age and wear. 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.

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    Original WWI German Combat Cross Of Honor 1914-1918 Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    $24.95
    Original WWI German Combat Cross Of Honor 1914-1918  Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. Instituted in July of 1934 by von Hindenburg (resulting in its erroneous designation as the "Hindenburg Cross") to recognize service in WWI. It ranked beneath bravery awards but above other service and campaign awards. Die struck, magnetic sheet metal award with a bronze wash. The award is in the form of a cross Patté with a central circular motif featuring an embossed laurel leaf wreath encompassing the embossed dates, "1914-1918", on a smooth background field. The cross has swords emanating upwards between its arms, indicating a combatant's award. The cross has a plain reverse with embossed manufacturer's initials. The cross’s ribbon suspension loop and ring are both intact. The original ribbon is not present. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a war trophy. We have several and we will pick the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the medal. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German medal. 100% Guarenteed to be authentic. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply.  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 WWII Era German SS Dagger By Boker Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII Era German SS Dagger Made By Boker Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. Early Model 1933 Enlisted Man's SS Dagger. This fine and most desirable dagger has the Boker name and all of the classic qualities associated with this respected producer. This is an untouched un-messed with U.S. Vet bring back that just surfaced "out of the woods" and has never been in a collection before. The ebony handle is nice a with only minor wear. The top screw has only minor surface scratching and looks like it was never taken apart, this grip fits like a  glove. The SS runes button has a couple of minor blemishes in the enamel surface, but there is no enamel missing. The silver SS runes are in perfect condition with their accompanying dual circles around them. The nickel grip eagle is nice There is minor wear to the breast feathering, but the bird's head, wing feathering, talons, wreath and swastika remain crisp. The scabbard is straight throughout, having 100% loss of the anodized surfaces. This is the only real issue with this dagger the scabbard had some light rust and the Vet cleaned it with steel wool, a real shame but make this otherwise very expensive dagger a real bargain.  The scabbard mounts are matching nickel. They are in fine condition, to include a few dents lower ball. The original nickel screws has one of the four missing (see photos) but are unturned. The blade is in good untouched condition  It is mirror-bright and has some of its crossgrain. The SS motto is deeply etched and has an extremely dark background in the letters as Boker's are famous for. The motto literally jumps off the blade when viewed. The reverse blade has the stark, leafless tree trademark, positioned within a mausoleum-style structure. Beneath is the factory name and location, "Boker/ Solingen". The blade shoulders perfectly meet the lower crossguard. This is a very nice "fresh out of the woods" very early pre-RZM example in-direct Vet purchase,  bought from the Granddaughter of the Vet. Due to the minor condtion issues is very affordable and 100% Guaranteed to be authentic and un-repaired just as it came back from Germany in 1945.  ce used example showing the expected  age and wear. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a trophy of war. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic, A very collectible relic authentic SS dagger are among the most desirable of all Third Reich Relics.  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.

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    Original WWII German 1939 Silver Wound Badge Awarded For Wounds In Combat

    $95.00
    BACK IN STOCK Original 1939 pattern, die struck, alloy construction, solid backed badge with a silver wash. The silver badge is higher award than the black. The badge was instituted in three classes, of black, silver and gold with the class bestowed reflecting the number or severity of the wounds received. The badge is in the form of an embossed, vertically oval, laurel leaf wreath encompassing an embossed profile of a M35 pattern helmet with a high relief, canted, swastika to the center, superimposed over crossed swords on a pebbled base field. Complete pin and catch assemblyBrought home by a U.S. Veteran as a war trophy. We have several and we will pick the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the medal. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. Please see our other versions of wound badges on our web site.

  • Original WWII German Scarce Waffen SS Collar Tab Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History

    SOLD Original WWII German Scarce Waffen SS Collar Tab Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. Reichsführer-SS Heinrich Himmler’s obsession with pagan runic symbolism manifested itself in runic emblems used by the SS, Schutz Staffel, (Protection Squad), the most famous of which was the dual sig-runes used on the collar tabs and helmets decals of the SS. The dual sig-runes design was initiated by SS-Sturmhauptführer and graphic artist Walter Heck in May 1933. Right hand side, third and final pattern, (Circa 1940-1945), un-piped, black ribbed rayon construction collar tab with machine woven, (BeVo), SS runes in silvery/grey rayon threads. The collar tab is mounted on a buckram base. Of Note: This style of collar tab was generally worn by the ranks of SS-Schütze to SS-Untersturmführer inclusively.  Excellent condition.  A nice honest untouched Veteran bring back. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.  Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.

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    Original German Pre-1939 Wound Badge Awarded For Wounds In Combat

    $59.99
    Back In  Stock Oiginal German Pre-1939 Wound Badge Awarded For Wounds In Combat. This German award is similar to the U.S. Purple Heart and was awarded to all German Military branches (see photos) Pre- 1939 pattern, die stamped, magnetic sheet metal construction, hollow backed badge with a black wash. The badge is in the form of an embossed, vertically oval, laurel leaf wreath encompassing an embossed profile of an M16 pattern helmet with a high relief, canted, superimposed over crossed swords on a pebbled base field. The reverse of the badge is a mirror image of the obverse and has a crimped, soldered hinge, a thin, round, vertical pin and a heavy, soldered catch all intact. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a war trophy. We have several and we will pick the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the medal. Offering is for one (1) medal. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. Please also see our 1939 Nazi marked versions on our web page.

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