Hans-Dietrich Schwarzenberg

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 40)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  23 May 1923 Dresden
Died  5 May 1945(21)Baltic Sea


Ranks

23 Sep 1940 Offiziersanwärter
1 Aug 1941 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1942 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Jan 1943 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1944 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

  Iron Cross 2nd Class
  Iron Cross 1st Class

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-579 Sep, 1944 5 May 1945  (+)  No war patrols 

Patrol info for Hans-Dietrich Schwarzenberg

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


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