Oberleutnant zur See (Crew XII/39)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||9 Apr 1922|| ||Mannheim|
|Died ||26 Jul 2004||(82)||Baden-Baden, Germany|
|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-6 ||Aug, 1943 ||Oct, 1943 || No war patrols |
|U-792 ||16 Nov 1943 ||Dec, 1944 || No war patrols |
|U-1407 ||29 Mar 1945 ||5 May 1945 || No war patrols |
Patrol info for Horst Heitz
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.
Ships hit by Horst Heitz
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.