They remind me of something associated with the Spanish Civil War.
Live to ride -- Ride to live
I was addicted to the "Hokey-Pokey" but I've turned
Italian? I think. Don't know the period though.
Any other thoughts on these? I have still not found any info on them.
Most definitely not German. They sure look like a variant of the Italian radio operators' wings to me. See here:
Italian Air Force - Duty Wings