|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).
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