Please note our new address: 98 Bohemia Ave Suite 2  Chesapeake City, MD 21915
Phone 203-276-1570 / Fax 203-883-1483 / Email

Full Details for Lot 1110

Previous LotNext Lot
Click to enlarge

Sale 38 Lot 1110

GERMAN SPANISH CROSS AWARD Scarce document, 1p. large folio, Berlin, June 6, 1939, an award of the Spanish Cross in Bronze to Unterfeldwebel Otto Bline of the Horst Wessel Squadron. Folds, light soiling, else generally very good. The Spanish Cross was instituted on April 14th, 1939, and awarded on June 6th, of the same year, to recognize those German Forces who volunteered for service in the Spanish Civil War. Hitler sent his Condor Legion to support Franco against communists in Spain, largely to give his troops combat experience for the coming invasions in Europe.
Estimate $ 200-300

Back    Inquiry   

© Alexander Historical Auctions.  Images, descriptions and condition reports used on this site are original copyright material and are not to be reproduced without permission. For further information telephone (203) 276-1570

Copyright © 2018 Alexander Historical Auctions, LLC - All rights reserved. | Site Map | Legal | Privacy Policy