German Der Stahlhelm Commemorative Membership Badge of 1927

This is a German Der Stahlhelm, Bund der Frontsoldaten (The Steel Helmet, League of Frontline Soldiers) commemorative badge from the Interwar Period (1918-1939). The black enamel badge features a WWI steel helmet embossed with an iron cross and “Der Stahlhelm” over a bed of oak leaves and the year 1928. On the reverse is the owner’s membership number, 6, and the year he joined the organization, January 14, 1927.

Germany Interwar Period

Description by Samuel Grubb