Hermann Schröder

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 36)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  3 Dec 1912 Hamburg
Died  21 Feb 1943(30)Atlantic

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14 May 1937 Fähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1940 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U-623 21 May 1942 21 Feb 1943  (+)  2 patrols (72 days) 

Schröder is commonly listed as being part of Crew 37a, however the 1937 Rangliste suggests that he was actually part of Crew 36.

Patrol info for Hermann Schröder

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-623 5 Nov 1942  Kiel  26 Dec 1942  St. Nazaire  Patrol 1,52 days
2. U-623 2 Feb 1943  St. Nazaire  21 Feb 1943  Sunk  Patrol 2,20 days
2 patrols, 72 days at sea

Media links

German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders

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