Lot 2577

An ID badge of the Minsk Surveillance Command of the Organisation Todt (OT)

German Historical Collectibles from 1919 onwards | A83r | Live auction | 608 Lots

Description

Round, copper-coloured cupal badge with OT eagle in relief within the circumscription (tr.) "General Inspectorate of the Minsk Protection Command" on the obverse and (tr.) "Surveillance officer – Dept. GÜ. - 16" on the reverse. Traces of wear. Diameter 50 mm.
The Protection Command consisted of the armed (Protection) Units of the Organisation Todt.
Of utmost rarity, no other item of this kind is known to exist.
Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?

General Information

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