42nd Contemporary History Auction

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Rödel, Gustav - Oak Leaves winner grouping - JG 27

Rödel, Gustav - Oak Leaves winner grouping - JG 27

LOT 52-1088
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Auction ended        2nd May 2021  |  03:10 pm CEST
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PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Germany 1918 - 1945
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LOT 52-1088
EAN 2000000548272
LOT 52-1088
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Germany 1918 - 1945
EAN 2000000548272
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
MAKER
WEIGHT
PERIOD 1918 — 1945
COUNTRY Germany 1918 - 1945
LOT 52-1088
MATERIAL
DIMENSIONS
EAN 2000000548272
MAKER
WEIGHT
Germany 1918 - 1945
Rödel, Gustav - Oak Leaves winner grouping - JG 27


Description

A "small" grouping to Oberst Gustav Rödel serving with Jagdgeschwader 27. Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves winner. He continued his service with the German Bundeswehr. His last military rank was Brigadegeneral. The grouping was previously on display in a German aviation museum.

- Knight's Cross on 22. Juni 1941

- Oak Leaves on 20. June 1943

- 98 credited victories in over 980 combat missions

Luftwaffe flying troops single shoulder board and collar tab for an Oberst.

Luftwaffe officer's visor cap wreath with cockade.

"AFRIKA" cuff title. The ends are sewed together. Length: 36 cm.

Three period time photos and a photo showing him in the Bundeswehr tunic. 

One name tag "Gustav S. Rödel". Made from brass. Mounted on a wooden base. 

An unknown collar tab/shoulder board device.

Signs of use. 

 


Condition
2/2-