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Finnish Commemorative Crosses and Medals 1939-45

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Variations of the Commemorative Medal of the War 1941-1945.

 

The left 2 are Swedish texted medals as well as the Clasp for the Lappland War, the right 2 

are finnish texted versions with the finnish type of the Clasp for the Lappland War

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Hans,  you  sure  do  have  an  extremely  fine  and outstanding  collection.. These  medals  are  beautiful!! :thumbup:

 

Jim

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Some of the Finnish crosses have an additional engraving on the reverse, made ​​by the owner (battlefields, military unit, etc.)

 

Some samples from my collection:

 

Frontier Guards Cross (Rajajääkärijoukkojen risti), engraving: “Os.P and Petsamo”

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Coastal Artillery Cross (Rannikkojoukkojen risti), engraving “8.RPr and RTR 2”

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Interesting medals, please show us more when you have time.

 

In addition to the previously shown...

 

Winter war. Koivisto Cross.

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