Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Luftwaffe KRS shoulder board with gold piping acquired by US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1985.1.9

Luftwaffe officer's Kraftfahrschule [KRS, Motor Transport School] shoulder strap with gold piping brought back from the war by Bernard B. Cohen, a soldier with the United States Third Army. The shoulder board appears to have been cut off a German uniform. Cohen was in combat with the Third Army ca. fall 1944 through the end of the war in May 1945.

Date
approximately 1945  (found)
after 1936 May 25-before 1945  (issue)
Geography
found : Germany
Classification
Military Insignia
Category
Badges
Object Type
Shoulder boards (aat)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Estelle Cohen
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:26:38
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn16