Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 35)
1 ship sunk, total tonnage 1,334 GRT
1 ship damaged, total tonnage 4,996 GRT
1 ship a total loss, total tonnage 2,491 GRT
|Born||18 Dec 1914||Eldringen, Celle|
|Died||2 Jun 1941||(26)||North Atlantic|
|U-147||5 Apr 1941||2 Jun 1941 (+)||2 patrols (36 days)|
Crew 1935, not Crew 1936 per the 1937 Rangliste.
Patrol info for Eberhard Wetjen
|1.||U-147||16 Apr 1941||Kiel||11 May 1941||Bergen||Patrol 1,||26 days|
|2.||U-147||24 May 1941||Bergen||2 Jun 1941||Sunk||Patrol 2,||10 days|
|2 patrols, 36 days at sea|
Ships hit by Eberhard Wetjen
|Date||U-boat||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy|
|27 Apr 1941||U-147||Rimfakse||1,334||nw|
|31 May 1941||U-147||Gravelines (t.)||2,491||br||HX-127|
|2 Jun 1941||U-147||Mokambo (d.)||4,996||be||OB-329|
2 ships sunk (3,825 tons) and 1 ship damaged (4,996 tons).
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.