Werner Sausmikat

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37b)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  7 Oct 1917 Günthen
Died  8 Apr 1945(27)North Atlantic


Kriegsmarine Crew photo

Ranks

9 Oct 1937 Offiziersanwärter
1 Apr 1939 Fähnrich zur See
1 Mar 1940 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 May 1940 Leutnant zur See
1 Apr 1942 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Jan 1945 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-56 28 Feb 1944 30 Jun 1944   No war patrols 
U-1103 3 Jul 1944 8 Oct 1944   No war patrols 
U-774 9 Oct 1944 8 Apr 1945  (+)  1 patrol (26 days) 

Patrol info for Werner Sausmikat

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-774 1 Mar 1945  Kiel  13 Mar 1945  Bergen   13 days
2. U-774 14 Mar 1945  Bergen  8 Apr 1945  Sunk  Patrol 1,26 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