Cased Ostvolk Medal For Bravery First Class in Gold. Nice zinc-based medal in original case of issue.
Established on 14 July 1942, the different grades of this medal were bestowed on personnel from the former Soviet Union (Ostvolk in German, literally “Eastern people”), who volunteered to fight alongside German forces. The Medal is sometimes called the Ostvolk Medal or Eastern People’s Medal, (German: Ostvolkmedaille). LH11144