Finnish Coastal Defense cross + miniature.
Finnish Coastal Defense cross + miniature, Commemorative Cross. Very nice condition.
Genuine Finnish continuation war commemorative cross of Coastal Defense . Sold as set of official cross + miniature.
Very good condition, minor storage marks are possible. Very nice ribbons.
Size: 41x41mm ( large )
Size: 18x18mm ( miniature )
Coastal Defense was part of Finnish Navy and had Jaeger General Väinö Valve as commander ( white army veteran, Jaeger, Defense Minister.... )
Coastal Defense manned the coastal fortresses and were protecting the Finnish Gulf flank from russian ships and troops, these men had their finest moment in 1944 during the Teikari Battle, they kept their ground against all odds, after the war they cleared the mines, and their legacy is the Finnish Army Coastal Jaeger troops.
Unissued manufacturers piece.