Alfred Schlieper

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 34)

1 ship sunk, total tonnage 3,872 GRT

Born  15 Jan 1915 Cologne
Died  7 Dec 1941(26)west of Gibraltar

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 Jan 1942 Kapitänleutnant (posthumous)


U-boat Commands

U-208 5 Jul 1941 7 Dec 1941  (+)  2 patrols (50 days) 

Patrol info for Alfred Schlieper

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-208 29 Sep 1941  Kiel  12 Nov 1941  Brest  Patrol 1,45 days
2. U-208 3 Dec 1941  Brest  7 Dec 1941  Sunk  Patrol 2,5 days
2 patrols, 50 days at sea

Ships hit by Alfred Schlieper

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
2 Nov 1941U-208 Larpool3,872brON-27

1 ship sunk (3,872 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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

Naval Officers Under Hitler

Rust, Eric C.

Listing of all U-boat commanders

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