Kapitänleutnant (Crew 34)
1 warship sunk, total tonnage 1,190 tons
|Born||7 Oct 1914||Salzwedel|
|Died||19 Dec 1941||(27)||North Atlantic|
|U-574||12 Jun 1941||19 Dec 1941 (+)||1 patrol (42 days)|
Patrol info for Dietrich Gengelbach
|1.||U-574||8 Nov 1941||Kiel||19 Dec 1941||Sunk||Patrol 1,||42 days|
Ships hit by Dietrich Gengelbach
|Date||U-boat||Name of ship||Tons||Nat.||Convoy|
|19 Dec 1941||U-574||HMS Stanley (I 73)||1,190||br||HG-76|
1 ship sunk (1,190 tons).
About ranks and decorations
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