Diether Todenhagen

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37b)

1 warship sunk, total tonnage 105 tons
1 warship damaged, total tonnage 1,710 tons

Born  22 Jul 1920 Hannover
Died  13 Dec 1944(24)Arctic Ocean

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


9 Oct 1937 Offiziersanwärter
28 Jun 1938 Seekadett
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-boat Commands

U-48 26 Sep 1942 Oct, 1943   No war patrols 
U-1008 1 Feb 1944 17 Nov 1944   No war patrols 
U-365 18 Nov 1944 13 Dec 1944  (+)  1 patrol (22 days) 

Patrol info for Diether Todenhagen

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-365 22 Nov 1944  Kilbotn  13 Dec 1944  Sunk  Patrol 1,22 days

Ships hit by Diether Todenhagen

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
5 Dec 1944U-365 BO-230105sj
11 Dec 1944U-365 HMS Cassandra (R 62) (d.)1,710brRA-62

1 ship sunk (105 tons) and 1 ship damaged (1,710 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

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.

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Franz Kurowski
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U-Boat Attack Logs

Daniel Morgan and Bruce Taylor
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German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

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