Date Instituted

19 November 1944


Bravery beyond that which warranted the normal Kriegsmarine war badges

Number Awarded


Known makers/markings

Unmarked, 11

Sources used

Christopher Ailsby - A collectors guide to the Kriegsmarine
Christopher Ailsby - World War 2 German medals and political awards
John R. Angolia - For Führer and Fatherland: Military awards of the Third Reich
David Littlejohn - Orders, decorations, medals and badges of the Third Reich