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#1 Stefan

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Posted 10 October 2003 - 10:33 PM

Hi guys, I am trying to find information on Officer Candidate insignia worn by German soldiers, specifically the SS. I know they wore a bayonet knot and a double ring of lace on the shoulder board but was wondering if there was anything else. Also, if any of you have any of this stuff (Carl, Bill maybe?) I am trying to find out how comparable the double ring is to the tresse worn by NCO's, whether it is of the same size and pattern. Thanks guys.
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Posted 24 October 2003 - 12:46 AM

Hi Stefan, sorry it took so long to see this post.

I don't know if they had anything else than what you mentioned. I don't think they did unless it was headgear wise.

Anyway, I will ask John R. Angolia this question and will let you know what he knows.

If your not familiar with Angolia, he has been collecting German Militaria for 60 years.
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