German Military Navy WWII - S 45 (Schiff 45) - (Auxiliary Cruiser Komet) - 5 pfennig - ship cantine - UNLISTED Unlisted in 2014 P. Menzel catalogue of German tokens Brass nickelplated - 16,1 mm with 2,3 mm hole Obv: S 45 / KANTINENMARKE / PRev: 5As on photos. Some deformations. Very Rare. Note: Size, material and reverse design of this token are the same as 5 pf. token of Kreuzer Admiral Hipper Kantine token, which shows, that both tokens were made by the same tokens manufacturer.Schiff 45 (Ship 45) - Komet - Auxilliary Cruiser of Nazi Germany's Navy - Kriegsmarine in World War II. Built in Bremen shipyard 1937 as merchant ship "Ems". Requisitioned by Kriegsmarine and rebuilt into auxilliary cruiser in 1940. 115 metres long. Crew: about 270 men. Sunk on Oct. 1942 hit by British torpedo.