RARE ORIGINAL 1942 SILVER HONOR PLATE AND DOCUMENT LOT FOR A MEMBER OF THE SS-TOTENKOPF DIVISION

KNIGHT'S CROSS WINNER SS-UNTERSTURMFÜHRER AUGUST ZINGEL

THE DOCUMENT SIGNED BY "PAPA EICKE" - HEAD OF THE SS TOTENKOPF DIVISION!

FULL MONEY BACK GUARANTEE FOR AUTHENTICITY!

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SS-Untersturmführer August Zingel of the 3. SS-Pz.Div. 'Totenkopf'

Front and back of the 7 inch silver plate that August Zingel (at that time SS-Uscha.) received from his comrades of the 3rd SS Panzer Division 'Totenkopf' in recognition of receiving the Knight's Cross on 4 October 1942 at the Russian front.

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RARE ORIGINAL 1942 SILVER HONOR PLATE AND DOCUMENT LOT FOR A MEMBER OF THE SS-TOTENKOPF DIVISION

KNIGHT'S CROSS WINNER SS-UNTERSTURMFÜHRER AUGUST ZINGEL

THE DOCUMENT SIGNED BY "PAPA EICKE" - HEAD OF THE SS TOTENKOPF DIVISION!

FULL MONEY BACK GUARANTEE FOR AUTHENTICITY!

Offered for sale is an authentic engraved 7 inch honor silver plate that was awarded to knights cross winner AUGUST ZINGEL, together with the original memo signed by Theodor Eicke, recognizing him for the award! Both items are genuine Third Reich / SS artifacts and come with a full money back guarantee for authenticity.

SS-Totenkopfstandarte stamp and Theodor Eicke's original signature

additional August Zingel information:

August Zingel was a Untersturmführer (Second Lieutenant), in the Waffen SS during World War II who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded to recognize extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership by Nazi Germany during World War II.  August Zingel was born on the 20 January 1922, at Heidmühle near Oldenburg. He volunteered to join the SS and took part in the Anschluss of Austria, the occupation of the Sudetenland and the annexation of Bohemia and Moravia. He participated in the invasion of the Soviet Union, (Operation Barbarossa) and was awarded the Iron Cross 2nd class in October 1941 and the 1st class award in February 1942. His award of the Knight's Cross was in September 1942, serving in the 15th Company, 1st SS Totenkopf Regiment (3rd SS Division Totenkopf), as part of Kampfgruppe Krauth (battle group Krauth). He died on 22 December 2000 in Wilhelmshaven.

THERARE ORIGINAL 1942 SILVER HONOR PLATE AND DOCUMENT LOT FOR A MEMBER OF THE SS-TOTENKOPF DIVISION

KNIGHT'S CROSS WINNER SS-UNTERSTURMFÜHRER AUGUST ZINGEL

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