Badge of a Veteran Naval Infantryman of the Black Sea Fleet, circa 1970s-80s.
Aluminum, paint, lacquer; measures 36.6 mm in height x 38.3 mm in width. Attractive badge featuring Soviet naval ensign and PPSh submachine gun. In very fine to excellent condition; shows minor scuffs and contact marks but no chips or significant wear of any kind.
See Paul Schmitt's /"Soviet Second World War Veteran Badges" p. 57/