German S.A. Hochland rally badge.
This large and attractive ORIGINAL Stormtrooper rally badge is struck in bronze and has a pleasing patinated finish. It commemorates the 1939 S.A. Hochland Gruppe meeting. 50mm diameter. Complete with brooch pin.
The Third Reich period spawned several new political and pseudo-political organizations. Many, of, course, affiliated to the N.S.D.A.P. The Nazi party and also these other organizations held rallies, meetings and fund raising events which were often commemorated with special insignias. These were variously called Day Badges, Rally Badges or Tinnies. There were similar rallies and insignia commemorating military events involiving the armed forces.