Documents and Signatures


General Assault Badge Allgemeine Sturmabzeichen to Army Unteroffizier Ernst Haubrich, Staff Company Machine Gun Bataillon (motorized) 13 Ski Brigade Finnalnd. 

Awarded 9 November 1944, the document is signed in purple pencil by then Oberst Hans Steets, as commander of Machine Gun Ski Brigade Finnland.  Steets had been awared the German Cross in Gold in 1942, and was promoted to Generalmajor 20 April 1945.  His entire career was in the Gebirgsjaeger.  He survived the war.

The document has a center fold and binder holes and as you can see, wear to the edges.  Ultra rare Mountain Tropps unit that  was formed July 1944, fighting in the high north.


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Document set to Army Oberleutnant and later Hauptmann Ferdinand Boeger, Stab Infanterie Regiment 517.  The award of the War Service Crss 2nd Class with Swords was made by the 295 Infanterie Division, 16 December 1940 and was signed by then Oberst and Division Commander Karl Gümbel.  Gümbel attained the rank of Generalluetnant and was awarded the Knight’s Cross.

The 295th Infantry Division was in Belgium and France, May 1940 to June 1941.  From September 1942 to January 1943, it was at Stalingrad.From March 1943 to May 1945, Norway.

Included are his promotion to Hauptmann, February 1941, and his discharge from the military, December 1946.  It noted two scars on his chest and on his heel.

Awesome small set!



Ww2 German General Assault Badge Document Allgemeine Sturmabzeichen Machine Gun Ski Brigade Finnland