Erich Steinbrink

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  13 Mar 1919 Ziegenort, Stettiner Haff

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


1 Oct 1938 Offiziersanwärter
1 Jul 1939 Seekadett
1 Dec 1939 Fähnrich zur See
1 Aug 1940 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1941 Leutnant zur See
1 Jan 1943 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U-1203 10 Feb 1944 16 Jul 1944   No war patrols 
U-293 Dec, 1944 Mar, 1945   1 patrol (46 days) 
U-953 Apr, 1945 9 May 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Erich Steinbrink

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-293 1 Jan 1945  Narvik  15 Feb 1945  Narvik  Patrol 1,46 days

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

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