WAR MERIT CROSS 2nd CLASS WITH SWORDS
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Instituted 1939

Known Makers
No 1,No 3, No 14, No 65, No 77

(P358) A Nice Early War Merit Cross 2nd Class with Swords, ring marked 87 to the ribbon ring. This is an unusual maker that doesn't turn up very often. The cross is of nice quality and construction with a separately applied eyering. Complete with its original ribbon, it is nice to get a maker marked example by a more scarce maker. GBP 40.00 (UK Pounds)

(CS1124) A plain base zinc War Merit Cross 2nd Class With Swords. The cross is the type with the cast in eye ring and is in fair condition. Given for war services or bravery but not in the face of the enemy, this is a non combatants iron cross 2nd class, The cross comes in part of a paper packet of issue that has been cut down. The award is complete with a full length of ribbon. .GBP 37.50 (UK Pounds)

(MC708) A War Merit Cross 2nd Class With Swords being the Earlier issue that has the eye ring separately soldered to the bronze cross. The cross is of nice quality and construction and was given for acts of bravery by the armed forces not in the face of the enemy. Complete with its original ribbon, the cross has a very pleasing appearance. GBP 35.00 (UK Pounds)

(S68) A War Merit Cross 2nd Class With Swords, being an Earlier bronzed issue. This cross is age stained and has tarnished, over the years. It could do with a sympathetic clean. The award is ring stamped 127 and is the type with the separately applied eyering. GBP 30.00 (UK Pounds)

(S213) A Nice example of a used and worn War Merit Cross 2nd Class Without Swords. The cross is the one piece zinc cast type that has lost most of its original bronze finish. The cross has a bronzed ribbon ring fitted and comes with an original piece of ribbon. The cross is now a light grey colour, but other than this, it is in very good condition. Priced for loss of colouring. GBP 20.00 (UK Pounds)

THE WAR MERIT CROSS
This book is quickly set to become the collector's and enthusiasts Bible. It painstakingly reviews the War Merit Cross from 1939 through the post-war years.Illustrated throughout its 458 total pages, hundreds of colour photos show the fronts, backs, pins, hinges, maker's marks, presentation boxes and award certificates while clearly laying out the manufacturing details to help identify each medal. In addition to the extensive coverage of each type medal, the book closes with an illustrated biography section that alphabetically runs through a complete list of recipients of the Knight's Cross of the War Merit Cross, with and without Swords, and details in how and when they earned and were awarded their medals. To purchase your copy please click on the link (Picture) to the left

Product Code: 11001 38953 GBP 65.00 (UK Pounds)

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