Friedrich von Riesen

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  9 Jul 1911 Danzig
Died  29 Sep 1960(49)


Ranks

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 Jul 1943 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-1109 10 Sep 1944 12 May 1945   2 patrols (42 days) 

Patrol info for Friedrich von Riesen

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-1109 11 Mar 1945  Kiel  16 Mar 1945  Horten   6 days
2. U-1109 19 Mar 1945  Horten  20 Mar 1945  Kristiansand   2 days
3. U-1109 22 Mar 1945  Kristiansand  6 Apr 1945  Bergen  Patrol 1,16 days
4. U-1109 17 Apr 1945  Bergen  12 May 1945  Loch Eriboll, UK  Patrol 2,26 days
2 patrols, 42 days at sea


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.

Media links


German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders