German Lufwaffe Honor Guard NCO, blue four pocket uniform jacket silver buttons with distinctive double sleeve "Wachbatallion" cuff titles, Air Force yellow piped shoulder boards Hauptfeldwebel (Sergeant First Class), NCO pipped collar with LW collar tabs, and Luftwaffe Flight Wings breast patch. In used condition showing minor wear.
One only. Bw size 174/100, Size 40 Short (Medium-Short for men up to 68 inches tall).
The Wachbataillon (full name: Wachbataillon beim Bundesministerium der Verteidigung (WachBtl BMVg) (Guard battalion at the Ministry of Defence) is the German Bundeswehr's elite drill unit. The Wachbataillon is the largest battalion of the German forces with about 1,800 soldiers, split in two garrisons in Berlin and Siegburg. It consists of nine companies and belongs to the Streitkräftebasis (Joint Service Support Command) of the Bundeswehr.
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