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Renko Tammen

Born on 21 Dec 1922 in Oldenburg, Aurich.
Crew I/41. Oberleutnant zur See (1 Jan 1945)
Died on 19 Jun 1982, Wilhelmshaven, Germany.

Commands:
U-148


Erich Taschenmacher

Born on 1 Nov 1919 in Engerhafen, Aurich.
Crew 38. Oberleutnant zur See (1 Apr 1943)

Commands:
U-775


Werner Techand

Born on 21 Jan 1919 in Danzig.
Crew 37b. Oberleutnant zur See (1 Jan 1945)
Died on 12 Aug 2003, Norderstedt, Germany.

Commands:
U-731


Max-Martin Teichert

Born on 31 Jan 1915 in Kiel.
Crew 34. Kapitänleutnant (1 Dec 1941)
Knights Cross winner (19 Dec 1943)
Died on 12 May 1943, North Atlantic.

Commands:
U-456


Gerhard Thäter

Born on 18 Nov 1916 in Keil.
Crew 36. Kapitänleutnant (1 Oct 1943)
Died on 15 Feb 2004, Ronnenberg, Germany.

Commands:
U-466, U-3506


Gernot Thiel

Born on 13 May 1922 in Koblenz.
Crew 40. Oberleutnant zur See (1 Oct 1944)

Commands:
U-152


Sven Thienemann

Born on 4 Dec 1912 in Münster, Westphalia.
Crew X/39. Oberleutnant zur See (1 May 1944)
Died on 2006

Commands:
U-682, U-1271


Ulrich Thilo

Born on 4 Jan 1903 in Münster.
Crew 22. Kapitän zur See (1 Jul 1943)
Died on 9 Sep 1980

Commands:
U-174


Jürgen Thimme

Born on 26 Sep 1917 in Berlin.
Crew 37a. Oberleutnant zur See (1 Sep 1941)
Died on 7 Aug 2010, Karlsruhe, Germany.

Commands:
U-276, U-716


Rolf Thomsen

Born on 6 May 1915 in Berlin.
Crew 36. Kapitänleutnant (1 Mar 1943)
Knights Cross winner (4 Jan 1945)
Died on 27 Mar 2003, Bonn-Bad Godesberg, Germany.

Commands:
U-1202


Helmut Thurmann

Born on 5 Jan 1915 in Lippstadt.
Crew 35. Kapitänleutnant (1 Apr 1943)
Died on 4 Jan 1991

Commands:
U-1234, U-3004


Karl Thurmann

Born on 4 Sep 1909 in Mühlheim, Ruhr.
Crew 28. Korvettenkapitän (1 Aug 1942)
Knights Cross winner (24 Aug 1942)
Died on 20 Jan 1943, North Atlantic.

Commands:
U-553


Hans-Diedrich Freiherr von Tiesenhausen

Born on 22 Feb 1913 in Riga, Latvia.
Crew 34. Kapitänleutnant (1 Jan 1942)
Knights Cross winner (27 Jan 1942)
Died on 17 Aug 2000, Vancouver, Canada.

Commands:
U-331


Raimund Tiesler

Born on 7 Mar 1919 in Rastenburg, East Prussia.
Crew 37a. Kapitänleutnant (1 Jan 1945)
Died on 22 Feb 2000, Herdecke, Germany.

Commands:
U-649, U-976, U-2503


Hans-Rutger Tillessen

Born on 16 Apr 1913 in Wilhelmshaven.
Crew 34. Kapitänleutnant (1 Apr 1942)
Died on 1 Jun 1986

Commands:
U-516


Heinrich Timm

Born on 30 Apr 1910 in Bremen.
Crew 32. Korvettenkapitän (1 Jul 1944)
Knights Cross winner (17 Sep 1944)
Died on 12 Apr 1974, Axstedt near Bremen, Germany.

Commands:
U-251, U-862


Otto Tinschert

Born on 2 Mar 1915 in Otterndorf.
Crew 35. Kapitänleutnant (1 Sep 1942)
Died on 16 May 2006, Guatemala city, Guatemala.

Commands:
U-267, U-650, U-267, U-3011, U-903


Helmut von Tippelskirch

Born on 7 Dec 1917 in Cuxhaven.
Crew 37a. Oberleutnant zur See (1 Sep 1941)
Died on 4 May 1943, west of Cape Ortegal.

Commands:
U-439


Diether Todenhagen

Born on 22 Jul 1920 in Hannover.
Crew 37b. Oberleutnant zur See (1 Apr 1942)
Died on 13 Dec 1944, Arctic Ocean.

Commands:
U-48, U-1008, U-365


Erich Topp

Born on 2 Jul 1914 in Hannover.
Crew 34. Fregattenkapitän (1 Dec 1944)
Knights Cross winner (20 Jun 1941)
Died on 26 Dec 2005, Suessen, Germany.

Commands:
U-57, U-552, U-3010, U-2513


Hans-Hartwig Trojer

Born on 22 Jan 1916 in Birthälm, Siebenbürgen (now Biertan, Sibiu), Romania.
Crew 36. Kapitänleutnant (1 Apr 1943)
Knights Cross winner (24 Mar 1943)
Died on 27 Sep 1943, North Atlantic.

Commands:
U-3, U-221


Claus von Trotha

Born on 25 Mar 1914 in Cologne.
Crew 36. Kapitänleutnant (1 Apr 1943)
Died on 31 Oct 1943, North Atlantic.

Commands:
U-554, U-306


Wilhelm von Trotha

Born on 7 Aug 1916 in Kiel.
Crew 36. Kapitänleutnant (1 Sep 1943)
Died on 31 Jan 1945, Baltic Sea.

Commands:
U-733, U-745


Hans-Georg Trox

Born on 21 Jan 1916 in Schrotz, Deutsch Krone, Posen, West Prussia.
Crew 36. Kapitänleutnant (1 Jun 1943)
Died on 16 Jun 1943, Mediterranean.

Commands:
U-97


Eduard Turre

Born on 31 Jan 1920 in Odenheim, Bruchsal, Baden.
Crew X/39. Oberleutnant zur See (1 Oct 1943)
Died on 24 Dec 1998

Commands:
U-868



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