Kapitänleutnant (Crew 34)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||18 Oct 1914|| ||Berlin|
|Died ||15 Nov 1941||(27)||Baltic Sea|
Kriegsmarine Crew photo
|8 Apr 1934||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Jul 1935||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Jan 1937||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 Apr 1937||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Apr 1939||Oberleutnant zur See|
|1 Oct 1941||Kapitänleutnant|
|U-28 ||12 Feb 1941 ||21 Jun 1941 || No war patrols |
|U-583 ||14 Aug 1941 ||15 Nov 1941 (+)|| No war patrols |
Ships hit by Heinrich Ratsch
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.