Close Combat Badges of the Wehrmacht in World War II

Rolf Michaelis

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Following the high casualties in close-quarter combat in Russia, in 1942 the Wehrmacht established the Close Combat Badge in three grades and was awarded to those after a specific number of battles. This concise book discusses the award's various grades and includes rare documents and war-era photographs.

Size: 7" x 10" | 50 bw images | 56 pp
ISBN13: 9780764342585

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