Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37a)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||12 Jan 1918|| ||Dresden|
|Died ||15 Aug 1943||(25)||Köningsberg, Germany|
Kriegsmarine Crew photo
|21 Sep 1937|| ||Seekadett|
|1 May 1938|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 May 1940|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Apr 1942|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-283 ||31 Mar 1943 ||15 Aug 1943 (+)|| No war patrols |
Heinz-Günther Scholz hanged himself on the Kriegsmarine passenger ship Der Deutsche as he believed he had botched his naval career.
Special thanks to Mr. Fernando Almeida for details on date of death.
Patrol info for Heinz-Günther Scholz
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.