Germany - Imperial: Oldenburg: Friedrich August Cross 1914-1918, 2nd Class on Combatants ribbon, late war version in zinc alloy ‘Kriegsmetall’. On ribbon for the version of this medal awarded with the clasp ‘For Dem Fiende’.

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Product ID: CMA/27536
Condition: slight contact wear, Good Very Fine.
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Germany - Imperial: Oldenburg: Friedrich August Cross 1914-1918, 2nd Class on Combatants ribbon, late war version in zinc alloy ‘Kriegsmetall’. On ribbon for the version of this medal awarded with the clasp ‘For Dem Fiende’.

Condition: slight contact wear, Good Very Fine.

The Friedrich August Cross was instituted on 24th September 1914 for all ranks and was the Grand Duchy’s equivalent of the Prussian Iron Cross for bravery in the field. If the Cross has a magnetic core, it is an early issue, as later awards were in zinc alloy ‘Kriegsmetall’.