Günther Link

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37b)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  4 Mar 1918 Klein-Koslau, East Prussia
Died  15 May 1944(26)North Atlantic

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-240 3 Apr 1943 15 May 1944  (+)  1 patrol (3 days) 

Patrol info for Günther Link

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-240 27 Mar 1944  Kiel  28 Mar 1944  Kristiansand   2 days
2. U-240 13 May 1944  Kristiansand  15 May 1944  Sunk  Patrol 1,3 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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