Riot-metal, stamping, gilding, blackening. Good collectors condition. Manufacturer 's.H.u.Co. The mark consists of a gilded wreath of oak leaves, which is superimposed on the silhouette of a destroyer cutting through the waves, and above it the Imperial eagle with lowered wings. For attaching to clothing designed pin with horizontal. Sign size 54*45 mm Guarantee of authenticity.
Badge for destroyers (Zerstorer-Kriegsabzeichen) was established 04.06.1940 year to reward sailors who have distinguished themselves in the operations at Narvik on the sides of the destroyers, destroyers and torpedo boats. With 11.09.1940 year, he was awarded exclusively to the sailors of the destroyers. Later we have introduced new grounds for the award: for participating in 3 battles aboard the destroyer; for participating in 12 campaigns on Board of the destroyer; for the wounded in battle; members of the crew, survivors from lost ships. In addition, the candidate to receive the mark shall during the preceding six months does not have a disciplinary action. Worn on the left side below the Iron cross 1st class. The sign was attached to the pin. The right to award the sign had the commanders of fleets and commanders, admirals, subject to approval, the commander of the squadron destroyers. Total was awarded about 6 thousand people.
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