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Here is a picture of one of these belts that sold on the South African auction site Bid or Buy.
It was a bring back from the Angolan Bush War.
Even though the above buckle is the standard Cuban shield I wanted to show that the canvas buckles were being used in the border war,
First thing to check is to see if the fabric wear under the collar numbers matches up. That would be very hard to fake.
The English Made on the buttons makes me suspicious. Country of origin markings came about as part of the British Merchandise Marks Act, which took effect on August 23, 1887.
Veterans eligible for Austrian War Commemorative Medal had to pay a duty. So maybe this payment would have put some of them off purchasing it. Secondly the War Commemorative Medal was available from 15th April 1933 until 13th March 1938, which was just after the annexation(Anschluss) of Austria into Nazi Germany, whereas the Hindenburg Cross was available until late in the second world war. So maybe the bars were put together after the Anschluss when the Austrian War Commemorative Medal was no longer available for purchase.
The Hungarian Commemorative Medal had to be purchased privately in licensed outlets upon presentation of an approval letter. So again maybe the cost put veterans off purchasing them.