West German Bundeswehr Paratrooper Jump Wings in Gold

This is a pair of West German Bundeswehr paratrooper jump wings in gold dating to the 1960s-1970s. The silver wings with gold wreath badge was the first type of jump wings issued by the Bundeswher in the 1960s. The gold wing badge is the lowest of three grades (bronze, silver, and gold) and is awarded to parachutists who make fifty jumps. It measures 4 inches in length.

Germany, West Germany Cold War

Description by Jordan Winter