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Wehrfahig [Fit for Duty] badge with a Reichsadler and soldier acquired by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.453.23

Wehrfahig [Fit for Military Service] tinnie with a Reichsadler and medallion of a helmeted soldier brought back from the war by Harold Goldberg, an American soldier who served in Europe, circa 1945-1946. These badges were issued to men who had been drafted or accepted into the military, but not yet inducted into active service.

Date
1945  (found)
Geography
found : Germany
Language
German
Classification
Identifying Artifacts
Category
Badges
Object Type
Lapel pins (aat)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the family of Harold Goldberg
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:25:41
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