Oberleutnant zur See
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||23 Mar 1915|| ||Lübeck|
|Died ||25 May 1980||(65)|
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|1 Jul 1944|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|U-560 ||13 Dec 1943 ||3 May 1945 || No war patrols |
Paul Jacobs, possibly promoted to officer status during the war, did not belong to Crew 34. He may have been belatedly attached to the Crew for administrative purposes by the Navy’s personnel office, but he did not share the common training experience of the Crew’s regular members nor did he participate in any Crew events, such as reunions after the war (Rust, 2009).
Rust, E. (2009) E-mail correspondence. Author of Naval Officers under Hitler.
Patrol info for Paul Jacobs
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.