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INTERWAR BALKAN CROSS (DAS BALTENKREUZ). Pin back breast award. The Baltic cross was instituted in the summer of 1919 in commemoration of the Baltic liberation fights in 1918-19 (in Sudlivland and Kurland). Approx 21,839 were issued to members of the Baltic militia (Landeswehr) and the German volunteer units in the Baltic. A simple yet handsome award consisting of a plain bronze like metal cross approx 45mm across the span. Superimposed on this is a smaller cross of a brass or tombac metal with a "fleur -de-lis" to each end of the cross. Officially recognised by the German Government on the 16th May 1933. Grade II-
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