(Medaille für den Italienisch-Deutschen Feldzug in Afrika)


Date Instituted



This Italian award was awarded only to members of the German Africa Korps.

Number Awarded


Ribbon worn on the ribbon bar


Estimated price (2009)



It was designed by De Marchis.

Wear of Italian awards was banned on 29 March 1944.

Photo courtesy of Rusfront & Craig Wagner

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)