Ernst-Werner Schwirley

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew XII/39)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  7 Jun 1919 Bischofsburg, East Prussia
Died  29 Jan 1975(55)


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Ranks

1 Dec 1939 Offiziersanwärter
1 Nov 1940 Fähnrich zur See
1 Nov 1941 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 May 1942 Leutnant zur See
1 Dec 1943 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-982 12 Apr 1944 15 Jul 1944   1 patrol (19 days) 
U-3510 11 Nov 1944 5 May 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Ernst-Werner Schwirley

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-982 3 Jun 1944  Kiel  5 Jun 1944  Egersund   3 days
2. U-982 10 Jun 1944  Egersund  28 Jun 1944  Haugsund  Patrol 1,19 days
3. U-982 29 Jun 1944  Haugsund  1 Jul 1944  Bergen   3 days
4. U-982 3 Jul 1944  Bergen  4 Jul 1944  Marviken   2 days
5. U-982 6 Jul 1944  Marviken  8 Jul 1944  Kiel   3 days

Ships hit by Ernst-Werner Schwirley

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