The medal is made by a stamp of bronzed metal, among collectors it is called - "Western Shaft". On the obverse of the medal there is a wreath of oak leaves, inside the wreath there is a defensive structure with a sword and a shovel crossed under it, above which the imperial eagle rises. On the reverse of the medal there is a relief inscription - "For work on the protection of German lands". The set includes a genuine yellow silk ribbon with white stripes.
Oval size: 40x33 mm
The safety is good.