Afrika Panzer Fahnenjuncker - Luftwaffe tropical tunic
Family purchased grouping containing a tropical tunic and a pair of Luftwaffe tropical trousers both worn by a Heer Panzer Fahnenjuncker in Afrika. See next lot at auction.
Tropical field tunic worn by a Panzer Fahnenjuncker (officer's candidate). The tunic is a Luftwaffe example which was however issued with Heer insignia period time. You can clearly see the shadow of a removed breast eagle.
The tropical Heer collar tabs are period time attached by hand. A tropical NCO tress was attached to the collar by machine. Tropical Heer shoulder boards with pink Panzer piping and two extra loops. The pink piping and the fieldgrey backing shows moth damage.
Originally attached War Merit Cross ribbon. All buttons complete and attached with the original rings. Original factory color.
Large size markings and maker's mark to the inside.