Fritz Fabricius

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37b)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  18 May 1919 Fedderwarden-Groden, Frisia
Died  24 Feb 2006(86)Hattingen, Ruhr, Germany

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


9 Oct 1937 Offiziersanwärter
28 Jun 1938 Seekadett
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 Jan 1945 Kapitänleutnant


January 1941 Iron Cross 1st Class
1941 Luftwaffe Observer Badge
1942 Luftwaffe Combat clasp in Bronze

U-boat Commands

U-637 21 Jul 1944 30 Sep 1944   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Fritz Fabricius

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

About ranks and decorations
Special thanks to Fernando Almeida for data on ranks and decorations.

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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