- Published: 05 May 2012 05 May 2012
- Last Updated: 20 February 2013 20 February 2013
Participating in at last three months of figthing with the Freikorps in the Baltic area (in 1919).
Oberleutnant Franz Hulin of 8./Inf.Rgt. 453, 253. Infanterie-Division
(Courtesy of Kevin Huckfield)
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This was one of the few Freikorps awards that were allowed to be worn on uniforms during the Third Reich.
Photo courtesy of Black Cross Militaria
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