Honor Salver of the Luftwaffe
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(Ehrenschale für hervorragende Kampfleistungen)
15 June 1942
Awarded to Luftwaffe ground troops for bravery.
Having previously been awarded both the Iron Cross 1st Class and the Luftwaffe Ground Assault Badge.
Joh. Wagner & Sohn
It ranked below the German Cross.
The text on the salver reads "In anerkennung hervorragender kampfleistungen" (In recognition of distinguished achievements in action).
Christopher Ailsby - A collectors guide to the Luftwaffe
Richard Long - The Reichsmarschall honors his own: The bravest of the brave (in The Military Advisor, Vol 20 No 3)