Ukrainian Hilfspolizei dog tag - Ukr. Schutzm-Batl. 285

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Ukrainian Auxiliary Police (German: Ukrainische Schutzmannschaft-Bataillon 285, Ukrainian: Українська допоміжна поліція) Battalion 285 dog tag. Personal number 327.
Slightly visible inscription on the back of the dog tag, most probably a surname of a former owner.
Corrosion.

Schutzmannschaft battalions guarded strategic objects, engaged in anti-partisan operations, convoying, some were also directly involved in combat and the Holocaust.