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    Collector Topics:  Heer Decal Types

A large number of variations can be found in the standard German Army (Heer) pattern eagle decal.  Several examples of original decals are shown below using common nomenclature to describe the many variations.  Several additional patterns also exist that are not shown.  Decals were printed in water and lacquer based application formats.

Heer Main

Decal Main

Pre-War Variant Decal Pre-War "Grey Lined" Decal Pre-War Thin Wing Decal
Wide Wing Decal "Big Foot" Decal Pocher Type I Decal
Pocher Type II Decal Private Purchase Parade Variant Thin Wing Decal
 
"Grey Lined" Decal Mid-War Variant Decal  
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