Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37b)
1 ship damaged, total tonnage 4,762 GRT
|Born ||18 Sep 1918|| ||Flensburg|
|Died ||3 Jan 1983||(64)||Berlin, Germany|
|9 Oct 1937||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Apr 1939||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Mar 1940||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 May 1940||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Apr 1942||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-135 ||4 Jun 1943 ||15 Jul 1943 || 1 patrol (39 days) |
Patrol info for Otto Luther
| ||U-boat ||Departure
||Arrival|| || ||
||7 Jun 1943 ||Lorient
||15 Jul 1943 ||Sunk
||Patrol 1,||39 days||
Ships hit by Otto Luther
||Name of ship
|15 Jul 1943||U-135|| ||Twickenham (d.)||4,762||br||OS-51|
1 ship damaged (4,762 tons).
We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
About ranks and decorations
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