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Untouched Kriegsmarine grouping to Maschinenmaat Herbert Krumbholz.
Zinc Minesweeper War Badge. R.K. maker marked. Unmarked 1939 Iron Cross 2nd Class. A nice enameled KREUZER EMBDEN badge.
Two photo album. One a nice official ZUR ERINNERUNG AN MEINE DIENSTZEIT Kriegsmarine album you don´t see very often. 63 photos in total. 2 pages loose.
Another prewar photo album with roughly 117 photos inside.
Two nice 1944 and 1945 pocket calendars full of notes which will be a great help researching his service time. Period time letters and other documents. One large photo showing Krumbholz waring his Destroyer Badge.
Kriegsmarine tailors cap with removable top. A period time attached 13.SCHIFFSSTAMMABTEILUNG 13. cap tally. Two more white summer tops (all with name tag) as well as one dark blue top which is ORIGINAL MARINE marked to the liner. Minor moth holes to the blue top. Enough tops for 4 caps.
Six additional cap tallies:
His dark blue parade jacket. Removed breast eagle. Period time attached buttons. Nice name tag. Original attached buttons. No moth holes.
One unworn white sailors shirt with original attached breast eagle. Still within the original size paper tag. Krumbholz name tag. 1938 dated and depot marked.
One slightly worn white sailor shirt with sleeve insignia. Separately attached blue-white collar. Name tags to both of them.
Two white straight trousers. Both with a name tag and depot markings. 1938 dated.