Hermann Bauer

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 36)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  14 Aug 1917 Koblenz
Died  27 Mar 1943(25)off Iceland


Kriegsmarine crew book photo

Ranks

3 Apr 1936 Offiziersanwärter
10 Sep 1936 Seekadett
1 May 1937 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1938 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1940 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Apr 1943 Kapitänleutnant (posthumous)

Decorations

9 May 1940 Iron Cross 2nd Class
Nov 1940 Minesweeper War Badge
28 Dec 1941 U-boat War Badge 1939
28 Dec 1941 Iron Cross 1st Class

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-30 10 Mar 1942 4 Oct 1942   No war patrols 
U-169 16 Nov 1942 27 Mar 1943  (+)  1 patrol (10 days) 

Patrol info for Hermann Bauer

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-169 18 Mar 1943  Kiel  27 Mar 1943  Sunk  Patrol 1,10 days


About ranks and decorations
Special thanks to Fernando Almeida for data on ranks and decorations.

Media links


German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders