Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||14 Jun 1919|| ||Saarlautern|
|Died ||14 Feb 1944||(24)||Baltic Sea|
Kriegsmarine Crew photo
|1 Oct 1938|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|1 Jul 1939|| ||Seekadett|
|1 Dec 1939|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|1 Aug 1940|| ||Oberfähnrich zur See|
|1 Apr 1941|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|1 Apr 1943|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-738 ||20 Feb 1943 ||14 Feb 1944 (+)|| No war patrols |
Patrol info for Erich-Michael Hoffmann
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.