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Here is another named item that was passed down to me some years ago. Hat named to Oberstleutnant (Lt Col) Engelburt Bockhoff. 1939 - 1945, awarded knights cross 1943, Budeswehr 1956 - 1969. Soes anyone know what the pin on the hat is?
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I'm a long time member of the US Militaria Forum and now I decided to join this Forum. I'm collecting US militaria since I was a child and after the fall of the GDR I expandet collecting in East German militaria.
An SS Trooper, says Panzer Rgt, October 1944, Says buried in Modlin, Modlin is near Warsaw, so that leaves the SS Divisions he might of been in, Totenkopf or Wiking, both were in Gille's IV SS Panzer Corps.