Oberleutnant zur See (Crew XII/39)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||5 Sep 1920|| ||Mönchengladbach|
|Died ||12 Aug 1989||(68)||Damp, Germany|
|1 Dec 1939|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Nov 1940|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Nov 1941|| ||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 May 1942|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Dec 1943|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-2354 ||11 Jan 1945 ||9 May 1945 || No war patrols |
He retired as Fregattenkapitän a.D. im Bundesmarine.
Special thanks to Mr. Fernando Almeida for details on date of death and post-war career.
Patrol info for Hans-Dieter Wex
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.
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.