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Decorations of the German military advisor misson to China 1928-1938


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Dear fellow collectors.

I`m looking for informations on the Chinese decorations that might have been awarded to the 100+ members of the German military advisor mission.
The question came up while discussing the tunic of Wehrmacht General Hermann Starke. His tunic has loops for a breast star on the right pocket, where you would expect the German Cross in Gold/Silver. Which he didn`t received...
He was member of the advisor mission to China. So obviously that might hold the answer.

And, just by chance, does anyone know, if the German Reich at some point, revoked the permission to wear Chinese decorations? (Probably I should not ask this here?)

 

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