1870 — 1918
COUNTRY Deutschland LOT 49-0006
MATERIAL DIMENSIONS EAN 2000000502687
Fischer, Waldemar v. - WWI miniature chain with silver U-Boot badge
Consigned by the grandson and never available on the market before!
Waldemar von Fischer (1189 - 1974) served as a WW1 u-boat commander during WWI and as chief of staff of the WWII shipyards St. Nazaire and La Rochelle during WWII. He became Danish Naval Commander Islands from August 1944 until the end of the war.
Von Fischer has sunk four steamers during WWI: Est, Ottokar, Maja, Laila. 5461 BRT in total. Please see other items at auction.
A very nice lapel miniature chain purchased by Godet, Berlin. Maker marked to the gilt button. All miniatures are 16mm ones. The U-Boot Badge is marked with half-moon and crown and is "900" silver stamped.
1914 Iron Cross, Lippe War Merit Cross, "Rettung aus Gefahr" Lifesaving Medal, U-Boot War Badge.