Wolf Jeschonnek

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)

1 ship sunk, total tonnage 5,589 GRT

Born  13 Jul 1919 Liegnitz
Died  18 Mar 2009(89)Moormerland, Germany

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


1 Oct 1938 Offiziersanwärter
1 Jul 1939 Seekadett
1 Dec 1939 Fähnrich zur See
1 Aug 1940 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1941 Leutnant zur See
1 Jan 1943 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U-607 18 Apr 1943 13 Jul 1943   2 patrols (44 days) 

Patrol info for Wolf Jeschonnek

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-607 24 Apr 1943  St. Nazaire  2 Jun 1943  St. Nazaire  Patrol 1,40 days
2. U-607 10 Jul 1943  St. Nazaire  13 Jul 1943  Sunk  Patrol 2,4 days
2 patrols, 44 days at sea

Ships hit by Wolf Jeschonnek

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
15 May 1943U-607 Irish Oak5,589ir

1 ship sunk (5,589 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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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