✚9530✚ German post WW2 Baden-Wurttemberg Silver Fire Service Cross 25 Years

£49.99

Original German / Baden-Wurttemberg - Silver Fire Service Decoration for 25 Years’ Service (Silbernes Feuerwehr-Ehrenzeichen für 25 Dienstjahre) - post WW2, IN VERY GOOD CONDITION IN GENUINE AWARD CASE, INTACT ENAMEL, PERFECT PIN DEVICE, VERY GOOD EXAMPLE

HISTORY OF THE AWARD:

Baden-Wurttemberg - Silver Fire Service Decoration for 25 years’ service (Silbernes Feuerwehr-Ehrenzeichen für 25 Dienstjahre) - Gilt-edged white enamel cross pattée with a ring between the arms, with loop for ribbon suspension; the face with a gilt escutcheon bearing the black enamel arms of Baden-Wurttemberg, the arms of the cross decorated with red enamel gilt-edged flames, the ring between the arms inscribed ‘FÜR VERDIENSTE IN FEUER SCHUTZ’ (for merit in fire defence); the reverse plain; on original ribbon, a slight tear at the top. This is the current award for 25 years’ active service in the Fire Service of Baden-Wurttemberg.