1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Deutschland LOT 50-0044
MATERIAL DIMENSIONS EAN 2000000496252
SS-Hscha. Lösch - Waffen-SS field coat (SS-BW)
Extensive grouping to SS-Hauptscharführer and medic Andreas Lösch. Lösch, born in 1912, served as a "Legion Condor" member during the Spanish Civil War and was awarded the Spanish Cross in silver. He was an early SA member serving with Sturm 45/6.
During WWII, Lösch served as a Waffen-SS Stabsscharführer (Spieß) and medic with several units. There are several field post letters part of the grouping which provide more details on his units which were (at least): 2. Sanitäts-Kompanie SS-Freiwilligen-Gebirgs-Division "Prinz Eugen", I./Art.Abt.SS-Polizei-Division, 4./SS-San.Ers.Batl. Stettin and "Waffen-SS Strafvollzugslager Mosbach" where he served from 1944 until 1945.
His grouping came straight from the family and was never available on the market before. All was found in several large boxes uncovered about 25 years ago.
Excellent Waffen-SS field coat in unworn condition. Fine silk lining with clear SS-BW depot markings and size stamps. Removed SS sleeve eagle. Clear "zick-zack" Stichting line visible and original threads still in place.
All buttons originally attached. Full color. Two buttons were removed however there were 4 spare buttons inside the left lower pocket ready to get re-attached.
Shoulder board buttons and loops in place.
A textbook coat tailored from Italian cloth. Only minor moth bites.