Oberleutnant zur See (Crew XII/39)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||9 Sep 1922|| ||Emmerich, Rhineland|
|1 Dec 1939|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Nov 1940|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Nov 1941|| ||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 May 1942|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Dec 1943|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-60 ||16 Feb 1944 ||28 Feb 1945 || No war patrols |
|U-368 ||Jan, 1945 ||27 Apr 1945 || No war patrols |
Patrol info for Herbert Giesewetter
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.
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.