Sudetenland Medal with Prague Castle Bar

Sudetenland Medal with Prague Castle Bar

Code: 10979

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Sudetenland Medal with Prague Castle Bar. This medal commemorates the October 1938 annexation of the German speaking parts of what was then Czechoslovakia. The Prague Castle a bar was a later addition for those who took part in the initial campaign and served during the take over of what the Germans called Böhmen und Mähren (Bohemia and Moravia) the rest of Czech provinces as pro German Slovakia was granted independence. Bohemia and Moravia became known as the Reichsprotektorate Böhmen u Mähren and was initially placed under the rule of Reinhard Heydrich.