Erwin Schwager

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37a)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  9 Jan 1917 Santiago de Chile
Died  1 Dec 1964(47)


Kriegsmarine Crew photo

Ranks

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 Apr 1944 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-143 15 Dec 1942 8 Feb 1943   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Erwin Schwager

This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.

Ships hit by Erwin Schwager

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

Listing of all U-boat commanders