German, Second World War, late war Naval High Seas Fleet Badge, Das Flottenkriegsabzeichen, military decoration awarded for service to the crews of the Kriegsmarine High Seas Fleet, mainly of the battleships and cruisers. Although the award was instituted in April 1941, it could be awarded for actions that took place prior to this date and could highlight the struggle against the British Fleet. Marked to reverse by FEC ADOLF BOCK AUSF. SCHWERIN-BERLIN. Clasp pin to back.