Johann Buttjer


No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  26 May 1912 Norder, Ostfriesland
Died  12 Aug 1945(33)Tubingen, Germany

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1 Jul 1942 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Mar 1945 Kapitänleutnant


20 Apr 1942 War Merit Cross 2nd Class with Swords
1942 Iron Cross 2nd Class

U-boat Commands

U-768 14 Oct 1943 20 Nov 1943   No war patrols 
U-774 17 Feb 1944 8 Oct 1944   No war patrols 

Special thanks to Mr. Fernando Almeida for details on date of death.

Patrol info for Johann Buttjer

This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.

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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