Become our sponsor and display your banner here
Results 1 to 6 of 6

New 1957er Ostmedaille

Article about: Here is my latest acquisition, a 1957 model Ostmedaille, AKA Medaille "Winterschlacht im Osten 1941/42" or Winterschlachtmedaille. It came complete with a miniature medal for wear

  1. #1

    Default New 1957er Ostmedaille

    Here is my latest acquisition, a 1957 model Ostmedaille [Eastern Medal], AKA Medaille "Winterschlacht im Osten 1941/42" [Medal "Winter Campaign in the East 1941/42"] or Winterschlachtmedaille [Winter Campaign Medal]. (However, its recipients who had lived through the 1941/42 winter campaign commonly referred to it as the Gefrierfleischorden [Frozen Meat Medal]).

    Unless I am much mistaken, this is an early piece. I am quite pleased with its quality.

    It came in a paper packet complete with a miniature medal for wear on a medal chain and a miniature device for mounting on a ribbon bar.

    The group:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Ostmedaille_1957_01.jpg 
Views:	193 
Size:	97.9 KB 
ID:	805846


    The full-size medal in obverse and reverse views:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Ostmedaille_1957_02.JPG 
Views:	71 
Size:	222.2 KB 
ID:	805847

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Ostmedaille_1957_03.JPG 
Views:	70 
Size:	218.6 KB 
ID:	805848

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Ostmedaille_1957_04.JPG 
Views:	104 
Size:	218.9 KB 
ID:	805849


    The two miniatures in obverse and reverse views and with a scale reference shot:

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Ostmedaille_1957_05.JPG 
Views:	68 
Size:	183.6 KB 
ID:	805850

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Ostmedaille_1957_06.JPG 
Views:	29 
Size:	145.3 KB 
ID:	805851

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Ostmedaille_1957_07.JPG 
Views:	47 
Size:	197.7 KB 
ID:	805852


    As always, all comments are welcome.

  2. # ADS
    Circuit advertisement
    Join Date
    Always
    Location
    Advertising world
    P
    Many
     

  3. #2

    Default

    Beautiful early St&L Andreas! The minis are a nice bonus too.

    For comparison here is Steve's Deumer with bigger outer rim, different paint texture, ect.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	group 6.jpg 
Views:	75 
Size:	145.0 KB 
ID:	805869Click image for larger version. 

Name:	group 7.jpg 
Views:	53 
Size:	159.2 KB 
ID:	805870


    What's next on your list?

    Best regards,
    Nick

  4. #3

    Default

    Quote by Nick Hessens View Post
    What's next on your list?
    No idea, Nick... It's probably better for my sanity if I don't make myself a wish list; I'd rather let fate decide upon the right item to cross my path and catch my eye at the right time and for the right price...

    Thanks for the additional images of the Deumer version!

  5. #4

    Default

    a very nice quality medal HPL.

  6. #5

    Default

    Quote by Nick Hessens View Post
    Beautiful early St&L Andreas! The minis are a nice bonus too.

    For comparison here is Steve's Deumer with bigger outer rim, different paint texture, ect.

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	group 6.jpg 
Views:	75 
Size:	145.0 KB 
ID:	805869Click image for larger version. 

Name:	group 7.jpg 
Views:	53 
Size:	159.2 KB 
ID:	805870


    What's next on your list?

    Best regards,
    Nick
    and smaller feet !
    Lovely group of OST's Andreas thanks for showing...........Nick is correct a St u L made piece, early IMO, what we call the "heavyweight" version !
    Prost ! Steve.
    "The German Army is the perfectly adapted, perfectly running Machine. The difference is that the Germans are organised with a view to War...with the cold, hard, practical and business-like purpose of winning victories."
    G.W. Steevens - The Daily Mail (1897)

  7. #6

    Default

    A very nice addition Andreas!
    Love the miniatures.
    Congrats on adding this one.
    Ralph.
    Searching for anything relating to, Anton Boos, 934 Stamm. Kp. Pz. Erz. Abt. 7, 3 Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 2, 16th Panzer-Division (My father)

Similar Threads

  1. Various 1957er miniatures

    In Bundeswehr forum
    06-29-2017, 12:02 PM
  2. New 1957er ribbon bar

    In Bundeswehr forum
    02-20-2015, 04:11 PM
  3. 1957er Flugzeugführerabzeichen

    In Bundeswehr forum
    11-21-2013, 08:24 PM
  4. New 1957er EK2

    In Bundeswehr forum
    12-01-2012, 04:49 PM
  5. 1957er EK1 and ribbon bar

    In Bundeswehr forum
    08-18-2012, 11:27 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •