Albrecht Gänge

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37b)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  1 Jun 1919 Naumburg, Saale
Died  6 Nov 1943(24)Newfoundland

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


U-boat Commands

U-226 26 Jul 1943 6 Nov 1943  (+)  1 patrol (33 days) 

Patrol info for Albrecht Gänge

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-226 28 Sep 1943  St. Nazaire  30 Sep 1943  Brest   3 days
2. U-226 5 Oct 1943  Brest  6 Nov 1943  Sunk  Patrol 1,33 days

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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