13th Waffen-SS Mountain Division Handschar Tab
3th Waffen-SS Mountain Division Handschar Tab - scimitar-wielding hand and mobile swastika machine embroidered in silver-grey thread on the soft black wool; the buckram stiffener is the very tight weave and lightly browned; fine looking tab in mint condition; great example. 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.