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Order of the President on the identification of aircraft and fighting vehicles of the Bundeswehr BPräsKennzAnO Ausfertigung date: 01.10.1956 full quotation: "Arrangement of the President on the identification of aircraft and fighting vehicles of the Bundeswehr in the adjusted version published in the Federal Law Gazette Part III, outline number 1130-6," footnote (+++ text detection from validity: 1 1.1964 +++) - (1) as a distinctive mark of the aircraft and fighting vehicles of the Bundeswehr, choose I a black cross with white outline in the form of apparent from the below illustrated pattern.
(2) the Federal Minister for defence is empowered to adopt implementing regulations for this arrangement.
Footnote 2 italic: now "Federal Minister of defence" pattern (content: not viewable pattern, site: Federal Law Gazette I, 1956, 788)
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