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  1. Oberstleutnant Gustav Damm Born: 15.11.1890 Died: ? Highest rank reached: Oberst Kommandeur Kampfgruppe z.b.V. 8 Kommandeur Kampfgruppe z.b.V. 500 Kommandeur Kampfgeschwader z.b.V. "N" Kommandeur Transportgeschwader 5 DKiG: 11.5.1942 Image: Award document to Frontflug-Spange für Transportflieger in Gold from 23.2.1943
  2. Hi All does anybody know a forum, which is specialized in Autro-Hungarian Imperial militaria or decroations? Could be also German spoken. I have found the website of ÖGO http://www.ordenskunde.at/ but there is no discussion forum ... reagrds Tomasz
  3. ... and the last one, which I have: Iron Cross 1st Class citation, issued 21.5.1943 nad signed by Generalfeldmarschall Albert Kesserling
  4. Award certificate to Frintflug-Spange für Transportflieger, form for Bronze grade, typewritten changed to Gold. Issued on 23. Febr. 1943, signed by Oberstleutnant Gustav Damm Iron Cross 2nd Class citation, issued 12.5.1940, signed by Oberstleutnant Fritz Morzik.
  5. Citation to Long Service Medal 4th Class, issued 1.4.1937, signed by Oberst Mayer to be continued
  6. ... and next one: Bestallung from Feldwebel to Oberfeldwebel, (mit Wirkung) valid from 1. Juli 1941. Signed by Oberstleutnant Otto-Lutz Förster To be continued
  7. Hi again here is the Verleihungsurkunde to your badge. Issued laready in Spetmeber 1937. I am not sure, who signed this document. Next: Bestallung (promotion) from Unteroffizier to Feldwebel. Hand signed by Oberstleutnant Karl Drewes
  8. I have something PM just sent. regards Tomasz
  9. Yes, I have read also your post on WAF. For sure I can help, will answer you soon in your main thread. regards Tomasz
  10. Generalleutnant Hans Schlemmer Born: 18.01.1893 Died: 26.03.1973 Highest rank reached: General der Gebirgstruppe Kommandeur Artillerie-Regiment 7 Artillerie-Kommandeur 148 Führer 134. Infanterie-Division Kommandeur 134. Infanterie-Division Führer VIII. Armeekorps Führer LXXV. Armeekorps Kommandierender General LXXV. Armeekorps Eisernes Kreuz (1914) II. und I. Klasse Verwundetenabzeichen (1918) in Schwarz Bayerischer Militärverdienstorden IV. Klasse mit Schwertern und mit Krone Spange zum Eisernen Kreuz II. und I. Klasse Deutsches Kreuz in Gold 23.01.1942 Ritterkreuz 21.04.1942 Eichenlaub zum RK 18.01.1944 (369. Verleihung) Image: EK2 citation from 29.07.1943 as Kommandeur 134. Infanterie-Division
  11. tompress

    Document help needed

    Hi, not so common postwar awarding. Due to date, possibly for action in Silesia. Here another example, using old imperial form. regards Tomasz
  12. I suppose, the weights are listed in big (5 volumes) Nimmergut's " Deutsche Orden und Ehrenzeichen " - but I have not this book yet. regards Tomasz
  13. Wieght is 38 g according to this website: https://www.ehrenzeichen-orden.de/deutsche-staaten/herzog-ernst-medaille-1-klasse-mit-schwertern-steckkreuz.html greetings Tomasz
  14. Vizeadmiral Werner Löwisch Born: 22.02.1894 Died: 6.06.1971 Kommandant Leichter Kreuzer Leipzig Marineattaché an der Deutschen Botschaft in Rome Kommandierender Admiral Adria Befehlshaber Deutsches Marinekommando Italien: Oberbefehlshaber Marine-Oberkommando Süd Image: KVK2 citation from 1.9.1944