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Old 03-06-2005, 06:13 PM   #1
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Badge "To The Heroes Of The January 1918 Events On The South-West Railways"

Hello,
This one sold in Russia for $627 supposedly, looks interesting, does anyone have any ideas what this is for?
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Old 03-08-2005, 08:12 PM   #2
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It looks like one of early Ukrainian award badges, before the consolidation to all-Union awards. Looks like it refers to a specific event (in January 1918?)
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Old 03-09-2005, 04:07 PM   #3
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Hi Guys,

the badge is dedicated "To the heroes of the January events 1918 on the south west railroads".
It is very very rare and expensive.


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Old 03-09-2005, 04:21 PM   #4
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If it's real!

Something tells me this is a modern made example. The Sun is goldplated but for a badge that is over 80 years old it seems to be in great shape! These rare badges are faked way too often.

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