Waffen SS Field Grade Officer Single Shoulder Board for Great Coat-This desirable, slip on example is for an obersturmbannführer, which is a field grade officer rank equivalent to a lieutenant colonel. It has a matte gray flat wire braid face with black badge cloth backing and strap. There is a single, gilt finished metal pip. The piping is light brown, indicating that this officer was assigned to a concentration camp. There are a few minor nips in the piping. Excellent condition and super desirable!