Next-of-Kin Hindenburg Cross

'Ehrenkreuz für Hinterbliebene (Hindenburkreuz)'

Price: £20.00 GBP
Availability: Sold
Reference: WW00064
Manufacturer: W.SCH & Co.
Product Description

This medal is in very good condition with original ribbon and contains a maker mark on the reverse. Also it appears the original recipient added a pin for civilian wear

The Hindenburg Cross was the first award to be instituted during the Third Reich on 13th July 1934 and came in three classes. The Cross of Honor for Next-of-Kin (Ehrenkreuz für Hinterbliebene) was issued to widows and parents of those who were killed or died during WWI or were missing in action.