German WWII Relic Lot

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German WWII Relic Lot-This is a small lot containing remnants of several items. This small lot contains a part of an SS visor cap eagle, part of a tank assault badge, and 3 pebbled tunic buttons. These were recovered at Norrey-En-Bessin in Normandy, where on June 9th, 1944, the 3rd Company, 1st Battalion 12th Panzer Reg. of the 12th SS HJ Panzer Division counter attacked the location where the Regina Rifle Regiment of the 7th Canadian Infantry Brigade was entrenched. 9 Sherman tanks of the Elgin Armored Regiment came up to reinforce the Regina’s. The Shermans knocked out 7 Panthers of the 3rd Company and stopped the counterattack.