ROBERT RITTER VON GREIM
(1892-1945) German Field Marshal and last head of the Luftwaffe, a Knights Cross winner involved in the invasion of Poland, the Battle for Norway, the Battle of Britain and Operation Barbarossa. His final words before taking cyanide were: "I am the head of the Luftwaffe, but I have no Luftwaffe." War-date D.S. as Commander of Luftflotte 6, 1p. 8vo., "Luftwaffe H.Q.", Apr. 5, 1943, an award of the Front Flying Clasp for a Transport Flyer, in Gold, issued to Heinrich Traft. Horizontal fold, file holes in left margin, else very good. Sold with Traft's "Fliegerschutzen" award bearing facsimile signature of Gustav Kastner-Kirdorf, Apr. 10, 1941.