Golden Hitler Youth Badge of Honour with Oakleaves

(Goldenes Hitler Jugend Ehrenabzeichen mit Eichenlaub)

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Date Instituted

1935


Requirements

Exceptional service in or to the Nazi youth organisations.


Number awarded

~ 250


Estimated price (2009)

€ 1.000


Baldur von Schirach
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(Courtesy of Bob P.)


Comments

A Golden Hitler Youth Badge of Honour, Special Class (decorated with diamonds and rubies) was awarded to Baldur von Schirach 9 May 1942.

Photo courtesy of Klaus


Sources used

Christopher Ailsby - World War 2 German medals and political awards
John R. Angolia - For Führer and Fatherland: Political & Civil awards of the Third Reich
David Littlejohn - Orders, decorations, medals and badges of the Third Reich
Detlev Niemann - Price Guide Germany 1871-1945 (2009)

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