Karl-Heinz Stephan

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 36)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  18 Sep 1915 Posen
Died  15 Apr 1945(29)English Channel

If you can help with photo or any information on this Officer please contact us at gummi@uboat.net.


3 Apr 1936 Offiziersanwärter
10 Sep 1936 Seekadett
1 May 1937 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1938 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1940 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Apr 1943 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

U-1063 8 Jul 1944 15 Apr 1945  (+)  1 patrol (36 days) 

Patrol info for Karl-Heinz Stephan

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-1063 4 Mar 1945  Kiel  9 Mar 1945  Horten   6 days
2. U-1063 11 Mar 1945  Horten  15 Apr 1945  Sunk  Patrol 1,36 days

Ships hit by Karl-Heinz Stephan

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