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flakpanzer11
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found german dogtag

Post by flakpanzer11 » Mon Feb 02, 2015 12:31 pm

Hi all i am new to this forum but this seemed the logical spot to ask i recently came into a german dogtag i have an inkling of what some of it is but i need help if anyone knows how to read them

The info on it is

4 FRW. DIV.FZ.KP.278

Any info anybody has is appreciated thank you

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Re: found german dogtag

Post by Simon H » Tue Feb 10, 2015 8:58 am

Hi Flakpanzer11,
Without a photo to confirm we are reading the data correctly it is not ideal. As it stands it doesn't entirely make sense, but I'm guessing it is from the 4th Freiwilliger Feldzeug Kompanie. The 278 being his stammrollnummer. The reference to Division isn't making sense for me. Can you post a picture?

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Simon
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