The Old Fighter's Chevron (Ehrenwinkel für Alte Kämpfer, Honor Chevron for Old Campaigners) was authorized for wear by all SS members who had joined the SS or any other NSDAP-affiliated organization before 30 January 1933 or any Austrian Nazi/Pro-Nazi organization prior to 12 February 1938.

General der Gebirgstruppe Franz Boehme and SS-Gruppenführer Josef "Sepp" Dietrich in Greece 1941, note the Old Fighter's Chevron worn by Dietrich
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John R. Angolia - Cloth insignia of the SS

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