THIRD REICH GERMAN DEFENCE WALL HONOUR AWARD ‘WEST WALL MEDAL’

THIRD REICH GERMAN DEFENCE WALL HONOUR AWARD ‘WEST WALL MEDAL’

£55.00

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Description

A superb, first issue medal as issued in bronze, for those involved with the early phases of the construction of the ‘West Wall, Siegfried Line’ defences, both military and civilian worker.

Traces of old polish to the low spots of the medal. Mounted on its original, faded ribbon.

Instituted on 2nd Aug. 1939, the first medals were awarded to high dignitaries on 23rd Nov 1939.