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The Soviet system appears to have used pennants for this function
[akin to house flags] with rectangular flags being Ensigns. This is
supported by the USSR publication To The USSR by Sea published
Neale Rosanoski, 03 Sep 2005
Flag of Minister of Water Transport of USSR. Red flag with
white rhombus, two red crossed anchors in the centre. Flag
adopted in 1931.
Victor Lomantsov, 03 Oct 2000
Flag for ships of Academy of science of USSR: Blue flag with
white vertical stripe at the hoist. Two crossed black anchors and
inscription "AN SSSR" (Academy of science of USSR). This was a
house flag (flown at the masthead) rather than an ensign (flown
at the stern). It was adopted in 1958.
Victor Lomantsov, 03 and 13 Oct 2000
Based on Pedersen 1971 English Edition
was the Fishery Inspection flag.
Michael Smuda, 31 Dec 1998
See also: Russian State committee on fishery
image by Miles Li, 09 September 2013
Source: Flaggenbuch 1939.