Medal & Certificate 'Kriegsverdienstkreuz' Medal & Certificate 'Kriegsverdienstkreuz' Medal & Certificate 'Kriegsverdienstkreuz' Medal & Certificate 'Kriegsverdienstkreuz' Medal & Certificate 'Kriegsverdienstkreuz'

Medal & Certificate 'Kriegsverdienstkreuz'

Nice set of a Kriegsverdienstkreuz with the accompanying certificate, signed by an oberstleutnant, a small Kriegsverdienstkreuz ribbon and a ribbon bar, for the combat uniform. The set is in very good condition, actually no damage to be found, the Kriegsverdienstkreuz is not visibly marked, beautiful buntmetall version. This set is in the name of 'Adam Schäfer and received the Kriegsverdienstkreuz on January 30, 1943. A very nice complete set that is difficult to upgrade. Here is some background information about the Kriegsverdienstkreuz, the Cross for War Merits 2nd class with swords (Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2. class mit Schwertern) also known as the KVK 2, was instituted by Hitler on 18-10-1939. The award could be awarded to both military personnel and civilians for gallantry not directly related to military action, such as, for example, the maintenance of frontline vehicles and equipment, meritorious achievements in the vigilante and guard duties.

Code: 50582

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