Hannes Weingaertner

Korvettenkapitän (Crew 28)


Successes
1 ship sunk, total tonnage 3,378 GRT

Born  11 Jul 1908 Innsbruck, Austria
Died  27 Mar 1944(35)east of Newfoundland


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Ranks

10 Oct 1928 Seekadett
1 Oct 1932 Leutnant zur See
1 Jun 1937 Kapitänleutnant
1 Jun 1942 Korvettenkapitän

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-4 17 Aug 1935 29 Sep 1937   No war patrols 
U-10 30 Sep 1937 3 Apr 1938   No war patrols 
U-16 30 Sep 1937 11 Oct 1939   2 patrols (37 days) 
U-851 21 May 1943 27 Mar 1944  (+)  1 patrol (31 days) 

Patrol info for Hannes Weingaertner


 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-16 25 Aug 1939  Wilhelmshaven  31 Aug 1939  Wilhelmshaven  Patrol 1,7 days
2. U-16 2 Sep 1939  Wilhelmshaven  8 Sep 1939  Kiel  Patrol 1,7 days
3. U-16 13 Sep 1939  Kiel  5 Oct 1939  Kiel  Patrol 2,23 days
4. U-851 26 Feb 1944  Kiel  27 Mar 1944  Sunk  Patrol 3,31 days
3 patrols, 68 days at sea

Ships hit by Hannes Weingaertner

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
28 Sep 1939U-16 Nyland3,378sw
 3,378

1 ship sunk (3,378 tons).

Legend
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Media links


German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders