The Fast Attack Craft War Badge or S-Boat War Badge (German: Das Schnellbootkriegsabzeichen) was a World War II German military decoration awarded to members of the Kriegsmarine for service on fast attack craft or torpedo boats.
The front depicts an S-boat riding through the ocean, surrounded by a reef. A Reichsadler sits along the top edge.
The back is embossed “FEC.W.E.PEEKHAUS BERLIN, AUSF.SCHWERIN BERLIN 68”.
It has a gilt washed finish and broad pin fastening.
~ Dimensions ~
The badge has a width of 2 inches (5.1 cm) & a height of 2.5 inches (6.4 cm). It weighs 43.2 g.
~ Condition ~
There is some light rubbing to the gilding &
minor oxidisation to the front and reverse. The clasp works well.
~ Postage ~
Postage will cost £8 or the badge can be collected from our shop based within the Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.Read more