Kapitänleutnant (Crew 38)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||25 Dec 1915|| ||Neuwied, Rhine|
|Died ||21 Dec 2012||(96)||Bremen, Germany|
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|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 Mar 1945|| ||Kapitänleutnant|
|U-1273 ||16 Feb 1944 ||6 Jul 1944 || No war patrols |
|U-3509 ||29 Jan 1945 ||14 Mar 1945 || No war patrols |
Patrol info for Karl-Heinz Voswinkel
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.