Vintage WWII German Military Doxa Dienstuhr All Original Army Watch. Serial number starting with 45 refers to 1945. Serial number between D and H refers to a genuine Deutsches Heer issued service watch.
What exactly is DH or Deutsches Heer? The German Army (German: Deutsches Heer) was and still is the land component of the armed forces of Germany. The WWII era German army was often misidentified in Anglo-American reports as the Wehrmacht, which in fact referred to the armed forces as a whole. The German word for army is actually Heer.
In WWII the German Armed Forces (Wehrmacht) consisted of three sub divisions: Heer (army), Kriegsmarine (Navy) and Luftwaffe (Air Force). The Waffen-SS was a separate elite force independent of the Wehrmacht.Heer basically refers to the land forces of the Wehrmacht, namely infantry, cavalry, artillery, armored forces etc. Watch is in excellent original condition with the usual are related deterioration and bubbling of the luminous material on the dial.
Case is all steel and measures 33mm in diameter without crown. Cal 1 movement is fully functional and keeps time. None of the other items shown are included. The item "Vintage WWII German Military Doxa Dienstuhr All Original Army Watch Wehrmacht" is in sale since Tuesday, April 2, 2019.This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "hotrodpropaganda" and is located in Budapest. This item can be shipped worldwide.