U-boat Emblems

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Emblem entry for U-953

Crew 37a

Crew 37a (which, following normal practice, should have been IV/37, indicating an April intake) used this emblem.

Crew 37a started off with 417 candidates, of whom 115 became U-boat commanders.

Each batch of officer candidates was known as a "Crew". There was usually one Crew per year. The second Crew of 1937 was called Crew 37b (X/37).

Keywords: swords, ceremonial

7 U-boats displayed this emblem
U-152, U-225, U-419, U-472, U-539, U-596 and U-953.

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Cat on U-boat

Cat with Commanders white hat and in white boots wits at the bows of an U-boat.

Keywords: cat,boots,hat,cap,u-boat

1 U-boat displayed this emblem


German Cross

The outline of the German Iron cross

Keywords: iron cross

1 U-boat displayed this emblem

We have 3 emblems listed for this U-boat in our files. Check out the detailed profile page on this boat.

U-boat Emblems