Bar of a Veteran of the Marinekorps Flandern in the First World War

For Sale at Der Rittmeister

The medals on this bar in order of seniority from left to right are-

Prussian 1914 Iron Cross, second class
Flanders Cross with clasps for "YPERN", "FLANDERNSCHLACHT" and "DURCHBRUCHSSCHLACHT"

The Honour and Remembrance Cross of the Flanders Naval Corps ("Ehren- und Erinnerungskreuz des Marinekorps Flandern", more commonly called the "Flandernkreuz") was an unofficial medal awarded in 1921 to the veterans of the imperial naval "Marinekorps Flandern" who served on the Western Front during the First World War. The original owner of this bar served in the Marinekorps at the Battles of Ypres, Flanders and Cambrai.


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