Friedrich Weidner

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37b)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  2 Oct 1916 Eisenbach
Died  28 Mar 1980(63)

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9 Oct 1937 Offiziersanwärter
1 Apr 1939 Fähnrich zur See
1 Mar 1940 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 May 1940 Leutnant zur See
1 Apr 1942 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Mar 1945 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

UD-1 18 May 1943 28 Nov 1943   No war patrols 
U-1052 20 Jan 1944 4 Jul 1944   No war patrols 
U-2518 4 Nov 1944 9 May 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Friedrich Weidner

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.

Media links

German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders