(Ärmelband Kurland)


Date Instituted

12 March 1945


Awarded to troops serving with the encircled troops in the Courland pocket.

Number awarded


Estimated price (2009)



Photo courtesy of Rusfront

Sources used

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