Oberleutnant zur See (Crew X/39)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||5 Jun 1920|| ||Altdamm, Randow, Pomerania|
|Died ||27 Aug 1983||(63)|
|16 Sep 1939|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Jul 1940|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Jul 1941|| ||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 Mar 1942|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Oct 1943|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-167 ||8 Jan 1943 ||16 Jan 1943 || No war patrols |
|U-747 ||May, 1944 ||9 Apr 1945 || No war patrols |
Patrol info for Günter Zahnow
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.