Werner Schmidt

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew X/39)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  11 Jul 1920 Kiel-Fridrichsort
Died  27 May 1944(23)Norwegian Sea


Kriegsmarine Crew photo

Ranks

16 Sep 1939 Offiziersanwärter
1 Jul 1940 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1941 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Mar 1942 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1943 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-292 25 Aug 1943 27 May 1944  (+)  1 patrol (4 days) 

Patrol info for Werner Schmidt

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-292 6 May 1944  Kiel  8 May 1944  Larvik   3 days
2. U-292 18 May 1944  Larvik  22 May 1944  Bergen   5 days
3. U-292 24 May 1944  Bergen  27 May 1944  Sunk  Patrol 1,4 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