DLV Glider Badge (Segelfliegerabzeichen) Grade `C`.
DLV= Deutscher Luftsportverband.
Button hole device on the back. Quite low number '27456'. Excellent condition. No enemal damage.
DLV awarded a series of proficiency badges to glider pilots on their successful completion of the appropriate tests and gliding trials. The "C" class certificate was awarded for the completion of a five minute solo flight without loss of altitude.
DLV (The German Air Sports Association (Deutscher Luftsportverband) was an organisation set up by the Nazi Party in March 1933 to establish a uniform basis for the training of military pilots. Its chairman was Hermann Göring and its vice-chairman Ernst Röhm. DLV was later transformed into Luftwaffe.