Naval Spotter Playing Cards

A reproduction of the instructive decks first used in 1943, these cards provided servicemen and spies with essential knowledge and a fun way to pass time. Each card features silhouettes of an Allied or Axis Power ship as it would be seen by an observer on shore or from another ship. 

  • Cards measure 21/2" x 31/2"
  • 52 different ships – includes the name of the ship, its class and type, its length and displacement, and what country it belongs to
  • Included in the deck is a Naval Spotter Abbreviation card