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WW2 - 1957 GERMAN BRONZE INFANTRY ASSAULT COMBAT MEDALG1957009Reg Price:
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Scarce original * WW2 - 1957 GERMAN SS & ARMY BRONZE CLASS INFANTRY ASSAULT BADGE * These early badges are rare and highly prized by military collector's worldwide. This Bronze Infantry Assault Badge was awarded to German
Motorized Infantry soldiers for 3 enemy engagements for combat actions during WWII.
Made to comply with the new German laws of 1957 Without Banned Nazi Swastika. This type of German Order was re-awarded without the Swastika to those who served during WWII and then continued their military careers in the newly formed post WW2 German (Bundeswehr) Federal Defense Force which was formed in the 1950's, now again proudly wearing these German Gallantry Orders on their military tunics, serving with allied NATO forces in the Cold War against the then Soviet Union. Also worn by veterans' to their once yearly unit Kriegs Kameraden reunions.
- To have taken part in three or more motorized infantry counter-attacks.
- To have taken part in three or more motorized armed reconnaissance operations.
- To have been engaged in hand-to-hand combat in motorized assault positions.
- To have participated on three separate days in the restitution of a motorized combat position.
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