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Old 08-13-2019, 12:52 PM   #1
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Hello,

I have these musician shoulder boards in my collection, german style, removed from an uniform and with trace of glue. I have never seen this kind of lyra on wehrmacht shoulder boards, maybe NVA or imperial ? Thanks for your help.
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Old 08-13-2019, 12:54 PM   #2
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Old 08-14-2019, 09:11 AM   #3
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I would say definitely not Imperial, Reichswehr or Wehrmacht, more like post-war of a non-military nature.
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pauke. i believe these are reichswehr. i have no reference for them however.
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Old 08-15-2019, 07:33 PM   #5
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would like to hear from shawn southern on this pair
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Old 08-17-2019, 08:04 AM   #6
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Comparison with an ordnance board:
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Old 08-17-2019, 01:37 PM   #7
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Such lining fabric was not used on Heer Wehrmacht shoulder straps
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Old 08-17-2019, 02:01 PM   #8
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In your opinion are they post-war?
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Old 08-17-2019, 08:34 PM   #9
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i have no reichswehr reference handy. but to me, they look to be of that period
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Old 08-18-2019, 09:00 AM   #10
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Hi Gents. My opinion exactly mirrors that of Pauke. The German military Musik/Trompeterkorps did not use a shoulder board like this at any time pre-1945.

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Old 08-18-2019, 01:06 PM   #11
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thank you shawn. well i took a chance on them and already sent the seller a PayPal. i was hoping it simply was a variant i hadn't seen. my bad
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Old 08-18-2019, 04:49 PM   #12
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Old 08-18-2019, 06:57 PM   #13
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sorry golgott. on my end pp says it takes a couple days to show up. i did send it though.
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Old 08-28-2019, 01:04 PM   #14
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Finally after some research and some chances, these boards are WW2 ( for the Protektorat-polizei-Bataillon Böhmen und Mähren).

http://www.wehrmacht-awards.com/foru....php?t=1014404
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