German Horseman’s Badge in Bronze

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German Horseman’s Badge in Bronze

Description

German Horseman’s Badge in Bronze

Das Deutsche Reitterabzeichen also referred to in general terms as the German Equestrian Badge.

It was a sports decoration of the of the Weimar Republic and the Third Reich.

Instituted April 1930 as the German Horseman’s Badge.

The badge was issued in three classes of Bronze, Silver, and Gold.

The badge was to be worn on the left breast. Notable recipients of the German Equestrian Badge include Reinhard Heydrich and Hermann Fegelein.