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Article about: This is a ground dug pin from Northern Russia. It was in a bunker south of St. Petersburg. I have never seen a unit ID on such a pin can anyone tell me what this was?

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    This is a ground dug pin from Northern Russia. It was in a bunker south of St. Petersburg. I have never seen a unit ID on such a pin can anyone tell me what this was?
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    From this side it looks like original one Infanterie Division 121 badge, need to see other side. I have dug out them on last positions of this division in Kurland, Latvia. I know only about 40 of them, so it is very rare item. Other divisions also had such badges.

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    Andris

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    Here is the pin backName:  wa3.jpg
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    Can you tell me how it was worn? where would it be on a uniform?

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    The base of 121st division was established in Kurland?
    Looking for the photo albums of Leutnant Emil Freitag, 3. / G.R. 377

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    Quote by donkihotis7 View Post
    The base of 121st division was established in Kurland?
    no. they fought in KURLAND till 1945 ! as far as I rember the base of 121 Dv was in East Prussia.

    Eike ; they worn the badge on hats (pined on side of hat ).

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    Thanks Litzman
    Looking for the photo albums of Leutnant Emil Freitag, 3. / G.R. 377

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