Close Combat Clasp Silver for 25 battles. This is a German military award instituted on 25 November 1942 for achievement in hand-to-hand fighting in close quarters. Manufactured by AG M.u.K Gablonz. Close Combat Clasp was found near Koenigsberg (now Kaliningrad)
The cross was found near the town Surovikino (Stalingrad region) in the field in combat positions. The cross was found at shallow depths in the pocket of jacket. The remains of a soldier by whose belonged to the cross was not found. Also nearby was found a cockade of a soldier of the Wehrmacht.