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The set comprises of A First Class Iron cross, a Eastern Front Winter Medal and its brown paper envelope, a mounted trio of Second Class Iron Cross, 13 March 1938 Anschluss Commemorative Medal and The 1 October 1938 Commemorative Sudetenland Medal, the ribbon bar for all the one mentioned above and a document referring to the Austrian campaign.
The document indicates that the soldier was Xaver Bucherl from the 5th company of the 91st Infantry Regiment.
The medals come in a black leather box with a blue silk liner on the reverse of the lid.
The 1st class Iron Cross is stamped L59 for Alois Rettenmeyer. I cannot see a makers mark on the 2nd class Iron cross.
~ Dimensions ~
The medals have standard dimensions.
The box is 7.87 inches (20 cm) wide by 6.88 inches (17.5 cm) deep.
The set weighs 460 grams.
~ Condition ~
The set is in very good condition.
~ Postage ~
UK postage is £15, international at cost and it can be viewed in our shop.