Heinrich Gode

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew XII/39)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  24 Jan 1922 Karolinenhof, near Ortelsberg, East Prussia


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


  Iron Cross 2nd Class
  U-boat War Badge 1939

U-boat Commands


This man did not actually take official command of a U-boat but he had gone through all the motions (training, experience etc.) of commanding one.

Patrol info for Heinrich Gode

Ships hit by Heinrich Gode

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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