Kapitänleutnant (Crew 36)
|Born||12 Nov 1916||Kiel|
|Died||8 Sep 1986||(69)||Plön, Germany|
|U-673||8 May 1943||14 Aug 1943||No war patrols|
After the war he joined the post-war German Navy, Bundesmarine, and later retired as Kapitän zur See.
Special thanks to Mr. Fernando Almeida for details on date of death and post-war career.
Patrol info for Gerhard Haelbich
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.