Kurt von Gossler

Korvettenkapitän (Crew 32)


Successes
1 ship sunk, total tonnage 4,258 GRT

Born  21 Sep 1905 Stendal
Died  20 Feb 1981(75)


Ranks

1 Oct 1937 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Apr 1939 Kapitänleutnant
1 Apr 1943 Korvettenkapitän

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-10 1 Aug 1938 4 Jan 1939   No war patrols 
U-49 12 Aug 1939 15 Apr 1940   4 patrols (59 days) 

Patrol info for Kurt von Gossler


 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-49 9 Nov 1939  Kiel  29 Nov 1939  Kiel  Patrol 1,21 days
2. U-49 29 Feb 1940  Kiel  5 Mar 1940  Wilhelmshaven  Patrol 2,6 days
3. U-49 11 Mar 1940  Wilhelmshaven  29 Mar 1940  Wilhelmshaven  Patrol 3,19 days
4. U-49 3 Apr 1940  Wilhelmshaven  15 Apr 1940  Sunk  Patrol 4,13 days
4 patrols, 59 days at sea

Ships hit by Kurt von Gossler

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
19 Nov 1939U-49 Pensilva4,258br
 4,258

1 ship sunk (4,258 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.

Media links


German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders