s. schwere (heavy)
SA Sturmabteilung
Sächs. Sächsen (of or relating to the German province or state of Saxony, Saxon)
SADV SA-Dienstvorschrift
SAF SA-Führer (SA leader)
SAG SA-Sportabzeichen-Gemeinschaft
SAGr Seeaufklärungsgruppe (Marine Reconnaissance Group)
SA M. SA-Mann
SAR SA-Reserve
SBF Sturmbannführer [der SA, SS] (Major; a battalion commander)
Sch. Schule (School)
Scheinw.-Einh. Scheinwerfer-Einheiten (Searchlight Units)
Schlächt. Einh. Schlächterei-Einheiten (Butchery Units)
Schp. Schutzpolizei (Armed Police; Protection Police)
Schtz. Schutz (armed; a rifle unit)
Schuma Schutzmannschaften (foreign or Volksdeutsche auxiliary police units)
Schnelle Tr. Schnelletruppen (Rapid Deployment Troops)
Schupo Schutzpolizei (Armed Police; Protection Police)
Schutzpol. Schutzpolizei (Armed Police; Protection Police)
schw. schwere (heavy)
Schw. Werf. Schwere werfer (Heavy mortar)
schw. Werf. Regt. schwere Werfer Regiment (Heavy Mortar Regiment)
SD Sicherheitsdienst
SD-Ast. SD-Aussenstelle (Security Service regional office)
Sdf. Sonderführer (special leader)
SD-HAst. SD-Hauptaussenstelle (Security Service main regional office)
Sd.Kfz Sonderkraftfahrzeug (Special Purpose Vehicle)
SD-La. SD-Leitabschnitt (Security Service sub-district)
Sd. St. HWK Sonderstab für Handelskrieg und wirtschaftliche Kampfmassnahmen (Special Staff for Economic Warfare)
sd. Verbd. Sonderverband (Special Unit)
SF Standartenführer [der SA, SS] (Colonel; a regimental commander)
Sfl Selbstfahrlafette (Self-propelled carriage)
SHD Sicherheits- und Hilfsdienst (Security and Assistance Service, an auxiliary police unit responsible for air raid-related tasks. Superseded by the Air Defense or Air Protection Police [Luftschutzpolizei] in 1942)
Sich. Sicherheits or Sicherungs (Security)
Sich. Pol. Sicherheitspolizei (Security Police)
Sich.Btl. Sicherungs-Batallion (Security Battalion)
Sich.Geb. Sicherungsgebiet
Sich.R. Sicherungs-Regiment (Security Regiment)
Sich.Rgt. Sicherungs-Regiment (Security Regiment)
Sied. Siedlungsfragen (Settlement question or matter)
s.I.G. schwere Infanteriegeschütz (Heavy infantry gun)
Sipo Sicherheitspolizei (Security Police, composed of the Gestapo and Kripo)
S. Jn. Heeres-Sanitätinspektionen (Army Medical Inspectorate)
S.Jn./ Wi. G. Abteilung für Wissenschaft und Gesundheitführung (Medical Science and Hygeine Branch Inspectorate)
Sk. Sonderkommando (Special Command)
Skdo. Sonderkommando (Special Command)
SK. "Das Schwarze Korps" [SS-Wochenzeitung] ("The Black Corps" [SS newspaper])
SOF Standortführer (Garrison Commander)
SPW Schützenpanzerwagen (Armored Personnel Carrier)
s. Pz. Jag. Abt. schwere Panzerjäger Abteilung (Heavy Anti-tank Battalion)
S-Sturmbann Sondersturmbann (SA/SS special battalion)
SS Schutzstaffel (lit. Protection or Guard Detachment)
SS-Anw. SS-Antwärter
SS-Bew. SS-Bewerber
SS-Brif. SS-Brigadeführer
SS-Brigf. SS-Brigadeführer
SS-Feldp. SS-Feldpost (SS field post office)
SS-FHA. SS-Führungshauptamt (SS Leadership Main Office)
SS-F.P.A. SS-Feldpostamt (SS Field Postal Service)
SS-F.P.N. SS-Feldpostnummer (SS Field Post number)
SS-FZA SS-Feldzeugamt
SS-GF SS-Gruppenführer
SS-Gruf. SS-Gruppenführer
SS-Hschaf. SS-Hauptscharführer
SS-Hstuf. SS-Hauptsturmführer (SS Captain)
SS-HStuf. SS-Hauptsturmführer (SS Captain)
SS-N.A. SS-Nachrichtenabteilung (SS signal detachment)
SS-N.Stmb. SS-Nachrichten-Sturmbann (SS Signal battalion)
SS-OA SS-Offiziersanwärter (SS officer candidate)
SS-Obersch. SS-Oberscharführer
SS-Obf. SS-Oberführer
SS-Of SS-Oberführer
SS-Ofü SS-Oberführer
SS-ObstGF. SS-Oberstgruppenführer
SS-Ogruf SS-Obergruppenführer
SS-OGF. SS-Obergruppenführer
SS-Oscharf. SS-Oberscharführer
SS-OStbf SS-Obersturmbannführer (SS Lieutenant Colonel)
SS-Ostmbf SS-Obersturmbannführer (SS Lieutenant Colonel)
SS-OStrmbf SS-Obersturmbannführer (SS Lieutenant Colonel)
SS-OStubaf. SS-Obersturmbannführer (SS Lieutenant Colonel)
SS-Ostuf SS-Obersturmführer (SS First Lieutenant)
SS-OStuf. SS-Obersturmführer (SS First Lieutenant)
SS Pf. SS-u. Polizeiführer (SS and Police Leader, subordinate to the HSSPF)
SSPF SS und Polizeiführer (SS and Police Leader, subordinate to the HSSPF)
SS-PHA SS-Personalhauptamt (Main personnel office of the SS)
SS-Pio.Stmb. SS-Pionier-Sturmbataillon (SS combat engineer or engineer assault battalion)
SS-Pol. F. SS-Polizei Führer (SS [and] Police commander)
SS Pol Rgt SS-Polizeiregiment (SS Police Regiment)
SSR. SS-Reserver (SS reservist)
SSR. SS-Reiter (SS horseman)
SS-Rttf SS-Rottenführer (SS Corporal)
SS-Rottf SS-Rottenführer (SS Corporal)
SS-Rotf. SS-Rottenführer (SS Corporal)
SS-San.Stmb. SS-Sanitätssturmbann (SS Medical Battalion)
SS-Scharf SS-Scharführer
SS-Schaf. SS-Scharführer
SS-Staf. SS-Standartenführer (SS Colonel)
SS-Stmscharf SS-Sturmscharführer
SS-Stuschaf. SS-Sturmscharführer
SS-Stuba. SS-Sturmbann (SS battalion)
SS-Strmbf SS-Sturmbannführer (SS Major)
SS-Stmbf SS-Sturmbannführer (SS Major)
SS-Stbf. SS-Sturmbannführer (SS Major)
SS-Stubaf. SS-Sturmbannführer (SS Major)
SS-u.Pol.F. SS und Polizeiführer (SS and Police Leader subordinate to the HSSPF)
SS-Uscharf SS-Unterscharführer
SS-Uschaf. SS-Unterscharführer
SS-Wmschft. SS-Wehrmannschaften
SS-WVHA SS-Wirtschafts- und Verwaltungshauptamt (SS Economic and Administration Main Office)
St. Stab (staff)
St. Staffel (Squadron)
Sta. Standarte (SS Regiment)
Stabsoffz. b. Stabsoffizier bei (staff officer attached to ___)
Staf. Standartenführer (Regimental commander; Colonel [SA/SS])
Staff. Staffel
Staff. Staffelführer
Stafü Stabsführer (Chief of Staff)
Stalag Stammlager (POW camp for enlisted men)
Stand. Standarte (Regiment [SA/SS])
Standf. Standartenführer [der SA, SS] (Colonel, a regimental commander)
Stapo Staatspolizei (State police)
Stapoleit. Staatspolizeileitstelle (State police branch office)
StapoLSt. Staatspolizeileitstelle (State police branch office)
StapoSt. Staatspolizeistelle (State police office)
Sta.Sek. Staatssekretär (State Secretary; equivalent to under-secretary of state)
Sta.z.b.V. Standartenstab zur besonderen Verfügung (regimental staff for special purposes or disposition)
Stb. Sturmbann [der SA, SS] (Battalion)
Stb. Stab (Staff)
Stbrf. Sturmbannführer [der SA, SS] (Major; a battalion commander)
Stbsf. Stabsführer (Chief of Staff)
Stdf. Standartenführer [der SA, SS] (Colonel, a regimental commander)
St.DV. Streifendienstverbände [der HJ]
Stellv. Stellvertreter (Deputy)
StF. Staffelführer
Stf. Sturmführer
StG Sturmgewehr (Assault weapon)
StG. Stukageschwader (Dive-bomber Wing)
St.HB Steirischer Heimatbund (Styrian Homeland League)
Sthf. Sturmhauptführer
Stm. Sturm
Stm. Sturmmann
Stmb. Sturmbann [der SA, SS] (Battalion)
St. Mi. Staatsminister (Provincial minister)
St.O. Standort (Garrison)
Stoart Stabsoffizier, Artillerie (Artillery Staff Officer)
St.Qu. Stabsquartier (Staff quartermaster)
St. Rat Staatsrat (head of a subdepartment of a government or administrative branch)
Str. Baubtl. Strassen-Baubatallion (Road Construction Battalion)
Str. Dienst Streifen-Dienst (Patrol Service)
Str. Entg. Abt. Strassen-Entgiftungs-Abteilung (Road Decontamination Battalion)
Strm. Sturmmann
St.Sch.F. Stabsscharführer [der SS]
St. Sek. Staatsekretär (Under-secretary in a department of provincial government)
Stuba. Sturmbann [der SA, SS] (Battalion)
Stubaf. Sturmbannführer [der SA, SS] (Major; a battalion commander)
Stubo. Kdo. Sturmboot-Kommando (Assault Boat Detachment)
Stuf. Sturmführer
Stu.G. Sturmgeschütz (Assault gun)
Stu. Gesch. Abt. Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung (Assault Gun Battalion)
Stu.H. Sturmhaubitze (Assault howitzer)
stv. stellvertretend (deputy)

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