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The German National Railway Network [Deutsche Reichsbahn] Daggers required
German government established the Bahnschutz(railroad protection service)in 1933. The role of the Reichsbahn was to protect the railway network in times of war or disorder. members were armed with rifles and machine guns and charged with maintaining law and order on railway property and the prevention of theft and sabotage. In 1937, Hitler brought the German Railway System under complete national control. In addition to the regular units, there alo existed a similiar but distinctive unit identified as the Reichsbahn Wasserschutz Polizei (Railway Water Protection Police). The mission of the latter unit was security of the railway system at harbors and canals.
The Institution of a Government Official dagger.
The Government Official dagger came into being in March 1939. The principle manufacturers being Carl Eickhorn and Alcosso. It was carried by officer level civil servants who were attached to Ministries and ranking staff of the foreign office.
The dagger is almost identical in appearance to the Diplomatic dagger with only one exception. The beak of the eagle faces to the viewers left, whilst on the Diplomatic daggers the eagle’s beak points to the right.
The bold hanging straps are of grey – blue brocade having velvet backing aluminium facings and grey – blue edge strips. The buckles are rectangular having oak leaf decoration.
Officially a small sized silver knot is hung tied from the feral above the cross guard .Standard Army knots are however frequently encountered.
By 1942 production had ended .
Edited By David Mattey