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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Kriegsmarine Großadmiral » 29 Jun 2017 14:20

Are these 3 awards circled: Iron Cross 1st Class, U-Boat War Badge (1918) and War Merit Cross 1st Class with swords?
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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Ian Hulley » 29 Jun 2017 14:23

Kriegsmarine Großadmiral wrote:Are these 3 awards circled: Iron Cross 1st Class, U-Boat War Badge (1918) and War Merit Cross 1st Class with swords?


Yes, almost certainly. EKI (1914) by the looks of it.

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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Kriegsmarine Großadmiral » 29 Jun 2017 14:28

Thank you. It is the 1914 EKI. I would also be grateful if someone could help me ID the awards (medal bar) of these 2 Admirals.
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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Ian Hulley » 29 Jun 2017 14:30

That won't be possible with any degree of accuracy based on those photographs.

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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Kriegsmarine Großadmiral » 24 Jul 2017 22:48

Can anyone help ID any medals? Except the EK I and II, they are obvious. The man in question is Vizeadmiral Paul Wülfing von Ditten.
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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Kriegsmarine Großadmiral » 23 Sep 2017 19:58

Any idea what this award might be? I know it is covered by his hand but someone might give an idea on what it could be? There weren't that many breast badges, and this one doesn't look like a cross.
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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Kriegsmarine Großadmiral » 12 Oct 2017 16:35

Does anyone know what this award is (the last medal, cross-shaped). Although similar it isn't the Cruz del Mérito Militar con distintivo rojo.
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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Cartaphilus » 16 Oct 2017 20:04

On the Axis Biographical Research Fórum we've seen this portrait of Generaloberst Wilhelm Adam? Does anyone know wich decoration appears next to the Grand Cross of the Merit Order of Hungary?


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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby matthew4108 » 17 Oct 2017 20:02

Cartaphilus wrote:On the Axis Biographical Research Fórum we've seen this portrait of Generaloberst Wilhelm Adam? Does anyone know wich decoration appears next to the Grand Cross of the Merit Order of Hungary?



That would be the Chilean Order of Merit. It came as a breast star with a sash and the badge (which he's wearing around his neck)
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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby AlifRafikKhan » 19 Oct 2017 16:26

Hi, what is the shield in Theodor Scherer's sleeve?

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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Dieter Zinke » 19 Oct 2017 16:57

01.07.1942 Cholmschild !

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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby AlifRafikKhan » 19 Oct 2017 22:38

Thank you Oberstab

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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby Cartaphilus » 20 Oct 2017 19:00

Two wound badges, from both World Wars?

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Re: Unidentified Medals, Decorations, Badges in wear

Postby von thoma » 21 Oct 2017 18:37

Yes.
WW II at left, and WW I wound badge at right.
"It was much more common for servicemen "consolidate" their total number of wounds into the relevant class of the WW II award".
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