Nikolaus von Jacobs

Korvettenkapitän (Crew 33)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  5 Jan 1913 St Petersburg, Russia
Died  8 Dec 1942(29)south of Iceland

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1 Apr 1933 Offiziersanwärter
1 Jul 1934 Fähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1936 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1936 Leutnant zur See
1 Jun 1938 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Apr 1941 Kapitänleutnant
1 Dec 1943 Korvettenkapitän (posthumous)


U-boat Commands

U-611 26 Feb 1942 8 Dec 1942  (+)  1 patrol (35 days) 

Patrol info for Nikolaus von Jacobs

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-611 1 Oct 1942  Kiel  8 Oct 1942  Skjomenfjord   8 days
2. U-611 4 Nov 1942  Skjomenfjord  8 Dec 1942  Sunk  Patrol 1,35 days

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

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