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Important Legion Condor document grouping - Spanish Cross in silver

Important Legion Condor document grouping - Spanish Cross in silver

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PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
MATERIAL
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LOT 49-1386
EAN 2000000483184
LOT 49-1386
PERIOD 4
COUNTRY Deutschland
EAN 2000000483184
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland
LOT 49-1386
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000483184
Important Legion Condor document grouping - Spanish Cross in silver

Description

An excellent document grouping to Oberstleutnant Günther Schwarzenberger serving with Flugabwehrabteilung F/88 and Flak-Regiment 3.

Two promotion documents. Promoted to Leutnant and Oberleutnant. "1. February 1933" and "1. April 1934" dated. Both hand-signed by Werner von Blomberg (Pour le Merite winner as well as the first Generalfeldmarschall of the Wehrmacht).

Certificate to Luftwaffe Long Long Service Award for 8 years. Issued on 2. October 1936. Signed by Obert Friedrich Heilingbrunner (later General der Flakartillerie).

Luftwaffe promotion document. Promoted to Hauptmann. Issued on 31. March 1938. Facsimile signature Hermann Göring. Double-sided. 

Certificate to Sudetenland Medal. Issued on 18. August 1939. Signed by an Oberleutnant.

"Legion Condor" certificate for the shooting down of a US "Martin-Bomber" bomber on 16. December 1938 at La Cenia. Issued on 6. June 1939. Original hand-signed by Hermann Göring.

"Legion Condor" certificate for the shooting down of a Curtiss aircraft on 23. January 1939 at Villafranca. Issued on 6. June 1939. Original hand-signed by Hermann Göring. Including the matching cover letter for both certificates. "31. August 1939" dated. Signed by General der Flieger Karl-Friedrich Schweickhard. 

Certificate to Spanish "Medalla de la Campana". Issued on 4. May 1939. Facsimile signature

Certificate to Spanish Cross in silver with swords. Issued on 6. June 1939. Facsimile signature Adolf Hitler.

Certificate to 1939 Iron Cross 2nd Class. Issued on 19. March 1940. Signed by Generalleutnant Rudolf Bogatsch (Knight's Cross winner). 

Certificate to 1939 War Merit Cross 1st Class with swords. Issued on 12. November 1941. Signed by General der Flieger Gustav Kastner-Kirdorf (German Cross in silver winner). Facsimile signature Hermann Göring.

Certificate to 1939 Iron Cross 1st Class. Issued on 2. July 1944. Signed by General der Flakartillerie Job Odebrecht (Knight's Cross winner). 

Certificate to Luftwaffe Ground Assault Badge. Issued on 30. September 1944. Signed by Generalleutnant Werner Prellberg (German Cross in gold winner). The left upper corner is glued (repaired). 

Including a period time photo of him as well as his military commitment document.

Hard fo find! Nice condition!

 


Condition
2+