Ehrenwinkel für Alte Kämpfer
(Honor Chevron for Old Campaigners/Fighters)
Asterisk denotes if individual was the recipient of the angled chevron or Old Fighter's Chevron.For wear by individuals that joined the SS, NSDAP, or any other party-affiliated organizations prior to 30 January 1933. It was aslo authorized for wear by members of the Austrian-SS, or who had been a member of the Austrian Nazi Party or one of the designated pro-Nazi Austrian organizations prior to 12 February 1938. Former members of the police and Wehrmacht who transferred directly into the SS wore the honor chevron until 25 July 1935 when a specially dseignated chevron was introduced. Source: John R. Angolia, Cloth Insignia of the SS, p.127.