Johann Spindlegger

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 35)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  31 Jul 1915 Aachen
Died  13 Nov 1942(27)west of Gibraltar

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5 Apr 1935 Offiziersanwärter
25 Sep 1935 Seekadett
1 Jul 1936 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jan 1938 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1939 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Nov 1942 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

U-616 2 Apr 1942 7 Oct 1942   No war patrols 
U-411 20 Oct 1942 13 Nov 1942  (+)  1 patrol (7 days) 

Patrol info for Johann Spindlegger

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-411 7 Nov 1942  St. Nazaire  13 Nov 1942  Sunk  Patrol 1,7 days

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

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