Walther Jahrmärker

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 35)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  23 Sep 1917 Marburg
Died  22 Oct 1942(25)North Atlantic


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 Jun 1942 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

U-412 29 Apr 1942 22 Oct 1942  (+)  1 patrol (6 days) 

Patrol info for Walther Jahrmärker

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-412 17 Oct 1942  Kiel  22 Oct 1942  Sunk  Patrol 1,6 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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