Hans-Günther Brachmann

Kapitän zur See (Crew 22)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  11 Feb 1904 Kiel

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30 Mar 1922 Offiziersanwärter
1 Apr 1924 Fähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1926 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1926 Leutnant zur See
1 Jul 1928 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Jun 1934 Kapitänleutnant
1 Nov 1937 Korvettenkapitän
1 Dec 1941 Fregattenkapitän
1 Dec 1944 Kapitän zur See


29 Nov 1939 Iron Cross 2nd Class
3 May 1940 Iron Cross 1st Class
15 Jul 1941 Fleet War Badge

U-boat Commands

U-518 25 Apr 1942 18 Aug 1942   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Hans-Günther Brachmann

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

About ranks and decorations
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Media links

German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders

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