Military History | 28 March 2013
A Second World War German Group of Seven Documents and Four Awards to Luftwa...
A Second World War German Group of Seven Documents and Four Awards to Luftwaffe NCO Otto Heger , including the DRL (Sports) Association Award Badge, dated 1938 'Flak Regiment 10' with its sixteen page citation booklet, photograph of recipient, wearing pre-war open style Luftwaffe tunic, Four Year Long Service Award with Luftwaffe citation, dated October 1939, promotion document to rank of Feldwebel dated may 1940, 1st October 1938 Medal dated September 1939 with citation, War Service Cross 2nd Class with swords and citation dated 1942, citation for the Iron Cross 2nd Class dated 1942, by 1942 Hager had become a member of the late war formed Parachute Army, citation reads "As a member of 12./Fallschirm-Jager Regiment 5" (English translation),
small letter type citation dated 1942 signed from the Saxon Interior Minister to Heger, all medals with their original court mounted ribbons, the blue of the Long Service ribbon has faded but is complete with its original Luftwaffe motif, accompanying the group is Hager's rare identity disc with has its separately impressed red cross, because of the late award of the Iron Cross 2nd Class it was never utilised on his medal ribbon bar.
Thursday 28 March 2013, 10.00am
Bristol Auction Room
Wednesday 27th March 10.30am - 6.00pm
Morning of sale from 9.00am