23rd Contemporary History Auction

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Close Combat Clasp recipient's Wehrpaß & certificate

Close Combat Clasp recipient's Wehrpaß & certificate

LOT 31-0868
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Auction ended        10th June 2018  |  03:11 pm CEST
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Close Combat Clasp recipient's Wehrpaß & certificate

Description

Wehrpass to Unteroffizier Anton Mayr serving with Stab I./Grenadier Regiment 423. He was posthumously awarded the Close Combat Clasp in bronze.

Issued on 22. June 1938. Original applied photography. Awards: East Medal, 1939 War Merit Cross 2nd Class with swords, 1939 Iron Cross 2nd Class, Infantry Assault Badge in silver, Iron Cross 1st Class and Close Combat Clasp in bronze (on 1.9.1944). Killed in action on 30.7.1944. The exact location is registered on page 26 but very hard to read. Including a long campaign list from 29.11.1939 to 30.7.1944

Please note: The entry of the award of the Close Combat Clasp in bronze, took place only 1 month after his death.

Including his certificate to 1939 Iron Cross 1st Class. Issued on 10. July 1944. Signed by Generalmajor Franz Sensfuß (Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves winner). Folded. 

Signs of age. Good condition.




Nahkampfspange in Bronze Träger Wehrpass & Urkunde
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