Medal 'Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2.klasse'
Here is a very nice Kriegsverdienstkreuz. The cross is in super condition and has no flaws, it is a bunt metal version. The medal is not visible maker marked. A very nice piece for display in the showcase. Here some background information, The Cross for War Merit 2nd class with swords (Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2.klasse mit Schwertern) also known as the KVK 2, was instituted by Hitler on 18-10-1939. The award could be presented to both military and civilians for bravery not directly related to military action, such as the maintenance of front line vehicles and equipment, meritorious service in the civil guard and security duties.