Thank you for viewing our listings. This listings is for a genuine and original WWII German Army Sterbebild. Sterbebild are also known as Funeral Cards or Death Notices.
The vast majority of Germans in World War II were Catholics. Like many funeral services today, a small card (usually baseball card size) were printed with a photo and brief history of the deceased. This custom has existed for several centuries and was very prevalent during the.This particular card was printed in remembrance of. Franz was a Corporal in the Navy and was awarded the Iron Cross 2nd Class. He is pictured wearing the lighter colored tan/khaki tunic and naval issue overseas cap.
Franz fell in Greece on October 10, 1944 at the age of 23. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Germany\Photographs". The seller is "germancollectors" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.