31st Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 1498 lots has ended on 29th September 2019. 81% of all lots sold

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14.Sturm-Regiment document grouping & photo album - Kreta

14.Sturm-Regiment document grouping & photo album - Kreta

LOT 40-0190
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Auction ended        28th September 2019  |  04:06 pm CEST
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STARTING PRICE: EUR 900,00
EXCL. BUYER’S PREMIUM: 17,5 %
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LOT 40-0190
EAN 2000000406534
LOT 40-0190
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COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000406534
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LOT 40-0190
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EAN 2000000406534
14.Sturm-Regiment document grouping & photo album - Kreta

Description

Nice document grouping to Obergefreiten Willi Wallenborn serving with 14./Sturm-Regiment (paratrooper). Kreta combatant!

Certificate to Luftwaffe Paratrooper Badge. Issued on 7.12.1940. A4-format. Facsimile Generalleutnant Gustav Kastner. Folded.

Certificate to East Medal. Issued on 24.8.1942. Signed by a Major.

Certificate to Ground Assault Badge. Issued on 30.1.1942. Originally signed by General der Flieger Kurt Student (Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves winner). 

Certificate to 1939 War Merit Cross 2nd Class with swords. Issued on 1.9.1943. Facsimile by General der Flieger Kurt Student (Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves winner). Folded.

Certificate to 1939 Iron Cross 2nd Class. Issued on 17.9.1943. Originally signed by General der Flieger Kurt Student (Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves winner). 

Photo album

The album starts with his military training in Stendal. Nice photos in green jumping smock and paratrooper steel helmets. Including shots of General der Fallschirmtruppe Eugen Meindl, Oberst Walter Gericke (Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves winner) and Oberleutnant Johann Engelhardt (Knight's Cross winner). In the further course, it documents the campaigns on Crete, in Russia, Northern Russia, France, and Italy. Very nice photos with handwritten information.

Roughly 171 photos (a few photos were removed).

Good condition 2.

  

 


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