Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37a)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||8 Sep 1916|| ||Horchheim, Koblenz|
|Died ||11 Jan 2001||(84)|
|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 Aug 1944|| ||Kapitänleutnant|
|U-928 ||11 Jul 1944 ||9 May 1945 || No war patrols |
Name also given as Stähler.
Patrol info for Hellmut Staehler
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.