Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 40)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||10 Jan 1916|| ||Berlin|
|Died ||30 Mar 1945||(29)||Hamburg, Germany|
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|1 Oct 1940|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Aug 1941|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Jul 1942|| ||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 Jan 1943|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Nov 1944|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-2336 ||30 Sep 1944 ||30 Mar 1945 (+)|| No war patrols |
Oblt. Jürgen Vockel died in an air raid on the city of Hamburg. His boat, U-2336, was taken over the next day by Kplt. Emil Klusmeier who lost his boat, U-2340, in the same attack (Busch & Röll, 1999).
Patrol info for Jürgen Vockel
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.
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