Peter Schrewe

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 34)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  3 Dec 1913 Grosshof, Tapiau, East Prussia
Died  9 Nov 1944(30)Java Sea


Kriegsmarine Crew photo

Ranks

8 Apr 1934 Offiziersanwärter
1 Jul 1935 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jan 1937 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1937 Leutnant zur See
1 Apr 1939 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Jan 1943 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd Class
1941 Fleet War Badge
 U-boat War Badge 1939

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-378 18 Jun 1942 10 Sep 1942   No war patrols 
U-591 9 Sep 1942 12 Nov 1942   No war patrols 
U-537 27 Jan 1943 9 Nov 1944  (+)  3 patrols (208 days, * died during this patrol) 

Patrol info for Peter Schrewe

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-537 18 Sep 1943  Kiel  23 Sep 1943  Bergen  Patrol 1,6 days
2. U-537 30 Sep 1943  Bergen  8 Dec 1943  Lorient  Patrol 1,70 days
3. U-537 25 Mar 1944  Lorient  2 Aug 1944  Batavia  Patrol 2,131 days
4. U-537 1 Oct 1944  Batavia  1 Oct 1944  Soerabaja   1 days
5. U-537 9 Nov 1944  Soerabaja  10 Nov 1944  Sunk  Patrol 3,1 days*
3 patrols, 208 days at sea
* Peter Schrewe died during this patrol on 9 Nov 1944

Ships hit by Peter Schrewe

No entries found.


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