Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37a)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||30 Nov 1917|| ||Kiel|
|Died ||6 Mar 1976||(58)|
Kriegsmarine Crew photo
|3 Apr 1937|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|21 Sep 1937|| ||Seekadett|
|1 May 1938|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Jul 1939|| ||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 Aug 1939|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Sep 1941|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|1 Sep 1944|| ||Kapitänleutnant|
|U-369 ||15 Oct 1943 ||15 Apr 1945 || No war patrols |
Patrol info for Ludwig Schaafhausen
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.
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.