Hungarian - Hungaria (Bird)

SKU
SKU587B
In stock
£6.95
Volunteer Shields of Hungaria forces, with the Bird at the centre.

View product details

Product Details

Reproduction volunteer shield as worn by Hungarian volunteers during WW2.

After the German overthrow of the Hungarian government in 1944 thousands of Hungarians volunteered in the Waffen SS. As with most foreign volunteers in the SS they wore national flag patches on their sleeves. There were 3 Hungarian SS divisions raised in late 1944 but all were disbanded or destroyed by January 1945 by the advancing Red Army.

The shield depicts a Raven wth a crown in it's beak. This is a symbol of the 15th century Hungarian King Matthias I.

Patch features a bird at the centre, embroidered upon a shield with the colours of the flag of Hungary.

DELIVERY & RETURNS

Postage and Packaging costs are based on the weight of the item/s ordered and will be calculated during the checkout process. You will be informed of the full cost before you are asked for payment.

We endeavour to be as accurate as possible, with all items weighed at Epic HQ. For further information on shipping rates to your country, please see our prices for your location.

Postage when returning an item is at the customer's expense, however, postage for sending out a replacement or an exchange (if selected), will be covered by Epic Militaria.

 
© 2018 Epic Militaria. All Rights Reserved.