WW1 German Feldmützen Cap or Hat Cockade Oldenburg #12
The cockade used during WW1 to represent Oldenburg was blue, red and blue. After German Emperor Wilhelm II was forced to abdicate following the exhaustion and defeat of the German Empire in World War I, monarchic rule ended in Oldenburg as well with the abdication of Grand Duke Frederick Augustus II of Oldenburg(Friedrich August II von Oldenburg) on 11 November 1918.
This cockade was worn on the centre of the Feldmütze band below the Reich's cockade. This version was for enlisted ranks use and is one of several versions produced. It is attached to the cap using blue cotton thread. 24mm in diameter.