Matthias Brünig

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  23 Feb 1920 Hamburg


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 Jan 1943 Oberleutnant zur See


1940 Iron Cross 2nd Class
1941 Fleet War Badge
1943 Iron Cross 1st Class

U-boat Commands

U-108 17 Oct 1943 11 Apr 1944   No war patrols 
U-3038 4 Mar 1945 3 May 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Matthias Brünig

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

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