Extremely Rare Ca 1935-1937 Hitler Youth Wir Fliegen Flying Badge
ARTIFACT: This is rare pre-1937 Hitler Youth flying badge. A membership / qualification badge of sorts on par with being an Air Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. The badge shows a swastika on a winged propeller and reads WIR FLIEGEN (We fly). This badge was modeled from a "day badge"of an early (1934) DLV / HJ event that took place in Norderney, an island off the North Sea Coast of Germany.
VINTAGE: Circa 1935s-1937s.
SIZE: Approximately 1-5/8" x 13/16"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silver-plated brass with black paint.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal safety-style pin with saddle.
MARKINGS: PAULMANN & CRONE LUDEN= SCHEID.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a Nazi militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJJX19 LCIEX05/19
CONDITION: 6 (Fine+): The badge shows areas of moderate to heavy wear and tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.