Pair of shoulder boards for the rank of Feldwebel : Flak units, Luftwaffe

Place Europe: Germany
Accession Number REL30083
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Badge
Physical description Aluminium bullion, Brass, Cotton, Wool
Maker Unknown
Place made Germany
Date made c 1933-1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Luftwaffe pair of blue-grey wool shoulder boards showing the rank of Feldwebel in a Flak unit. Each board has a single silver painted brass 'pip', and is edged with red piping and a broad band of aluminium bullion braid. A single small hole through each board may indicate the position of a previous pip.

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