Category: Germany and the Allies badges

Wound Badge WW1 (Verwundetenabzeichen)

Wound Badge WW1 (Verwundetenabzeichen)

- 17/05/2020

History of award Specs: The German Empire (1871-1918).Original German name Verwundetenabzeichen. Breastplate "For the wound" 3 degrees ("black wound"). Sign of William 2 (years of ... Read More

Japan Order of the Golden Kite 7th classes

Japan Order of the Golden Kite 7th classes

- 05/05/2020

The Order of the Golden Kite (金鵄勲章, Kinshi Kunshō) was established by the Japanese Empire on February 18, 1890 by decree of the emperor. Exclusively ... Read More

Crusade Against Communism Medal & Medal for HARDIHOOD and LOYALTY

Crusade Against Communism Medal & Medal for HARDIHOOD and LOYALTY

- 30/04/2020

Awards History Crusade Against Communism Medal - Romanian award of the period of the Second World War. The medal was established by royal decree No. ... Read More

Minesweeper War Badge

Minesweeper War Badge

- 27/04/2020

History The Minesweeper War Badge or Minesweepers, Sub-Chasers and Escort-Vessel War Badge (German: Kriegsabzeichen für Minensuch-, U-Boot-Jagd- und Sicherungsverbände) was a World War II German ... Read More

Iron Cross 1914 (Eisernes Kreuz 1914)

Iron Cross 1914 (Eisernes Kreuz 1914)

- 13/04/2020

The Iron Cross of 1914 (German Eisernen Kreuzes) is a Prussian military award. The Iron Cross was established by Frederick William III on March 10, ... Read More

General Assault Badge (Allgemeines Sturmabzeichen)

General Assault Badge (Allgemeines Sturmabzeichen)

- 12/04/2020

German soldier awarded General Assault Badge. The badge “For participating in general assault attacks” (German: Allgemeine Sturmabzeichen) was established on January 1, 1940 by order ... Read More

The Honour Cross of the World War (Hindenburg Cross)

The Honour Cross of the World War (Hindenburg Cross)

- 08/04/2020

The Honour Cross of the World War  (Ehrenkreuz des Weltkrieges 1914/1918) - also known as the Hindenburg Cross or the Cross of Honor - was ... Read More

Panzer Badge(Panzerkampfabzeichen)

Panzer Badge(Panzerkampfabzeichen)

- 03/04/2020

Panzer Badge existed in the German Army since the times of the First World War. Its release was resumed after the end of the Spanish ... Read More

Eastern Front Medal

Eastern Front Medal

- 13/01/2020

The Eastern Front Medal/badges (The badge below are part of my personal collection.) was a World War II German military decoration awarded to both German and ... Read More

Wound Badge (Verwundetenabzeichen)

Wound Badge (Verwundetenabzeichen)

- 12/01/2020

The Wound Badge (German: Verwundetenabzeichen) was a German military decoration first promulgated by Wilhelm II, German Emperor on 3 March 1918, which was awarded to ... Read More

1939 Iron Cross 1st & 2nd class

1939 Iron Cross 1st & 2nd class

- 10/01/2020

German officer awarded with two iron crosses. On the first day of a new war - which will later be called the Second World War ... Read More

Cross “For Military Merit”

Cross “For Military Merit”

- 08/01/2020

The Cross of Military Merit (German: Kriegsverdienstkreuz) is a German military cross/badge established by Adolf Hitler on October 18, 1939 (on the anniversary of the ... Read More

Finnish crosses of Mannerheim. From personal collection!

Finnish crosses of Mannerheim. From personal collection!

- 16/12/2019

Hi experts, today I want to introduce you a very interesting Finnish badge. Its name is Monnerheim Cross or Finnish Cross of Liberty. In my ... Read More

NSKK Badges

NSKK Badges

- 04/12/2019

Hi friends, I recently found this badge near one very old road. After cleaning, it adorned my collection. Further, I will tell you more about ... Read More

Last year’s gift for the New Year

Last year’s gift for the New Year

- 27/11/2019

Hi experts, last year I received a small, light box as a gift. "There's probably nothing interesting in it", I thought. Having opened it, I ... Read More