Waffen-SS Skanderbeg Cufftitle
EM/NCOs cufftitle of the 21st Waffen Mountain Division SS-Skanderbeg (1st Albanian); measures approximately 44cm (or 18 inches) in length, and is approximately 27mm (one inch) wide, machine woven, RZM pattern, black rayon cufftitle with machine embroidered "Skanderbeg” in silver/grey cotton threads. This textbook cufftitle is bordered at the top and bottom edges in horizontally woven, seven strands, in bright silver/aluminum cotton threads. In unworn condition, but there are some stains on the reverse of the cufftitle. Footnote: This item was brought back by US Army NCO C.H. Johnson, born in 1915, from Ohio, who was stationed at Camp Dachau in 1945; photocopy of his US Army Camp Dachau Identification Card (Nr.8063) will be accompanied with this item. C.H. Johnson was killed in a tragic car accident in 1972; souvenirs from Dachau he brought back (together with his uniform, photos, documents) were sold to a collector in Ohio, who in turn sold them to eMedals.