Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||1 Sep 1919|| ||Schierstein, Wiesbaden|
Kriegsmarine Crew photo
|1 Oct 1938||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Jul 1939||Seekadett|
|1 Dec 1939||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Aug 1940||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 Apr 1941||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Jan 1943||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-52 ||1 Apr 1943 ||22 Oct 1943 || No war patrols |
|U-429 ||27 Oct 1943 ||15 Oct 1944 || No war patrols |
|U-3019 ||23 Dec 1944 ||2 May 1945 || No war patrols |
Ships hit by Ernst-August Racky
About ranks and decorations
Ranks shown in italics are our database inserts based on the rank dates of his crew comrades. The officers of each crew would normally have progressed through the lower ranks at the same rate.