Date Instituted

1932 (official NSDAP decoration 1933)


Having been a member of Fronbann (a Nazi paramilitary organisation from while the SA was banned) prior to 31 December 1927, or having been a member of NSDAP and another right-wing paramilitary organisation prior to 31 December 1927

Number awarded


Estimated price (2009)

€ 400

SA-Gruppenführer Karl-Eduard von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha
(Courtesy of Bundesarchiv/Wikimedia, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 3.0 Germany)


This badge was not authorized for wear after 1934.

Photo courtesy of Raz

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)