Tank destruction badge blanckened
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- Product Code: DSTRZCRROPC
Decoration established on March 9, 1942 by Adolf Hitler and to reward the soldiers who alone had destroyed or put out of action by means of explosives on hand a tank or an armored combat vehicle. The provision was retroactive to the date of June 21, 1941 day of the beginning of the Russian campaign. It wasn't gave to the members of the unit tank destroyer.
The version reproduced is the darkened model to make it less visible to have a better occult on an already showy decoration.
Criteria for award:
- allowed the weapon with which the vehicle had to be destroyed were: a hand grenade, a grenade or rocket to the Panzefaust, a charge contained in a bag, magnetic grenades or any other type of explosive to handle by hand.