Josef Elsinghorst

Oberleutnant zur See der Reserve (entry, Jahrgang 39)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  26 Aug 1916 Bocholt, Westphalia
Died  22 Jun 2006(89)Bocholt, Germany

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1 Oct 1943 Oberleutnant zur See der Reserve


1942 Minesweeper War Badge
1942 Iron Cross 2nd Class
1943 Iron Cross 1st Class

U-boat Commands

U-822 1 Jul 1944 5 May 1945   No war patrols 

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

Patrol info for Josef Elsinghorst

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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