32nd Contemporary History Auction

Bidding on 154 lots has ended on 20th October 2019. 72% of all lots sold

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Major Mietusch - Squadron Clasp for Jäger in gold

Major Mietusch - Squadron Clasp for Jäger in gold

LOT 41-0004
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Auction ended        20th October 2019  |  02:02 pm CEST
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LOT 41-0004
EAN 2000000435367
LOT 41-0004
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COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000435367
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COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT 41-0004
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Major Mietusch - Squadron Clasp for Jäger in gold

Description

Squadron Clasp to Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves fighter pilot ace Major Klaus Mietusch. Mietusch served as commander of III./Jagdgeschwader 26 when he was shot down on 17.9.1944 by a US fighter near Aldekerk. Mietusch claimed 72 aerial victories (15 in the East, 57 in the West including the Invasion Front).

We had Mietusch's personal visor cap as well as a selection of photographs available in our 26th Contemporary History Auction. We are proud to offer the rest of his personal belongings to our customers with this catalogue. Click here to review Mietuch's visor cap grouping.

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Excellent Squadron Clasp for Jäger in gold with nearly full original gilding and lovely patina. Tombak. Most likely made by Juncker. Condition 2.


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