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pre-WW2 Polish State Sports Badge – 3rd Class
Brass, Enamel 32mm x 27mm, A Nagalski, Warsaw 1930-1939
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Polish National Sports Badge, 3rd Class, bronze. Awarded for positive results of a physical fitness test.
The badge shows a stylized white enamel Polish eagle, with its wings spread upwards, sitting on a wreath. Between the wreath and the claws of the eagle visible red enameled letters (POS), abbreviation for “Państwowa Odznaka Sportowa” – State Sports Badge.
The reverse is plain with the letters PUWF 923/31, i.e. the State Office of Physical Education. Below the producers “A. Nagalski – Warszawa”, a mounting post is visible in the center. Smooth nut.
The badge belonged to a later officer of the Polish Armed Forces in the West, 1st Armored Regiment, 1st Armored Division of General Maczek.