German Honour Cross for World War 1 1914/1918
The Honour Cross of the World War 1914/1918 (Das Ehrenkreuz des Weltkriegs 1914/1918).
Corrosion as shown in images.
Established by Field Marshal Paul von Hindenburg President of the German Republic in 1934 to commemorate service of the German people during the First World War. The government of Nazi Germany made the award the only official service decoration of the First World War.