Dogtag found in Norway

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Dogtag found in Norway

Post by SwedishHans » Wed Jul 04, 2012 6:18 pm

Can anyone tell me anything about this dogtag that was recently found in Norway ?

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid= ... =1&theater

Many thanks

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Re: Dogtag found in Norway

Post by Simon H » Mon Jul 09, 2012 3:00 pm

Hello Hans,

The tag you have appears to be a German Naval tag. I cannot read all the name on the first image, but this tag looks as though it has been overstamped and re-issued - used twice by the same owner as his unit changed. An interesting find as I have not seen many re-issued Kriegsmarine tags before.

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Re: Dogtag found in Norway

Post by SwedishHans » Mon Jul 09, 2012 4:12 pm

Thank´s for your information Simon.

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Re: Dogtag found in Norway

Post by Simon H » Thu Aug 22, 2013 10:36 am

SwedishHans wrote:Thank´s for your information Simon.

Kind regards
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A late amendment to your enquiry Hans, I should also have included in my reply that the letter "O" on the tag would refer to Marinestation Ostee.

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