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SS Brigadefuhrer Wilhelm Mohnke Ribbon bar.
Old 02-25-2012, 10:12 PM   #1
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Default SS Brigadefuhrer Wilhelm Mohnke Ribbon bar.

Can anybody please tell me what medals were worn by Wilhelm Mohnke on his medal ribbon bar ? Many thanks.
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Old 02-26-2012, 02:17 AM   #2
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Some of his awards:


Awards:
Iron Cross II: 21. September 1939
Iron Cross I: 8. November 1939
Wound Badge in Black: 10. February 1940
Inf. Assault Badge: 3. October 1940
War Merits Cross II w/S: 3. October 1940
Wound Badge in Silver: 15. September 1941
German Cross in Gold: 26. December 1941
Knight's Cross: 11. July 1944




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Old 02-26-2012, 04:06 PM   #3
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Thanks Gerdan , I also have a list of his awards but I would love to see a photo of
Mohnke wearing a ribbon bar . Most of the photos I have seen don't show him wearing any .
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Old 05-17-2012, 11:52 AM   #4
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Here you have one of Mohnke with Bar .

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Old 05-17-2012, 05:33 PM   #5
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Super photo Hardigan , I have several photos of Mohnke and have not seen this one before . Can you give me any details about it , thanks.
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It's all I have , I don't have the original photos.
Here's another one of him with a somewhat different Bar .

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Old 05-21-2012, 08:33 PM   #7
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Many thanks , yet again another super photo .
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Old 05-22-2012, 09:17 AM   #8
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Hardigan, Photo 4...what is the award to the left of the Silver Wound Badge?
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Old 05-22-2012, 01:15 PM   #9
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Hardigan, Photo 4...what is the award to the left of the Silver Wound Badge?
I guess it is some other axis award?

as to which one I am sorry I cannot say. italian maybe?

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Old 05-23-2012, 12:14 PM   #11
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It must be his Voenen Orden "Za Hrabrost" IV stepen, 1 klas

Translation: Order for Bravery 4th Class, 1st Step from Bulgaria
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Old 05-28-2012, 08:48 PM   #12
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It must be his Voenen Orden "Za Hrabrost" IV stepen, 1 klas

Translation: Order for Bravery 4th Class, 1st Step from Bulgaria

Correct !

Approx. 70 total awards in WW-2 I was told recently. A true rarity.
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