Hans Hunger

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 35)


Successes
1 ship sunk, total tonnage 4,919 GRT

Born  16 Mar 1915 Finkenwalde
Died  5 Oct 1943(28)south-west of Iceland


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Ranks

5 Apr 1935 Offiziersanwärter
1 Apr 1936 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jan 1938 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1939 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Aug 1942 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-336 14 Feb 1942 5 Oct 1943  (+)  5 patrols (178 days) 

Patrol info for Hans Hunger

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-336 12 Nov 1942  Kiel  13 Nov 1942  Kiel  Patrol 1,2 days
2. U-336 28 Nov 1942  Kiel  8 Jan 1943  Brest  Patrol 2,42 days
3. U-336 2 Mar 1943  Brest  11 Apr 1943  Brest  Patrol 3,41 days
4. U-336 8 May 1943  Brest  17 Jul 1943  Lorient  Patrol 4,71 days
5. U-336 26 Aug 1943  Lorient  27 Aug 1943  Brest   2 days
6. U-336 14 Sep 1943  Brest  5 Oct 1943  Sunk  Patrol 5,22 days
5 patrols, 178 days at sea

Ships hit by Hans Hunger

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
29 Dec 1942U-336 President Francqui4,919beONS-154
 4,919

1 ship sunk (4,919 tons).

Legend
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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