Erich Jewinski

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  10 Mar 1920 Friedrichsort, Kiel
Died  21 Apr 1945(25)Kiel

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 Jan 1943 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U-46 1 May 1943 Oct, 1943   No war patrols 
U-747 5 Oct 1943 May, 1944   No war patrols 
U-1192 Jul, 1944 21 Dec 1944   No war patrols 
U-2539 21 Feb 1945 21 Apr 1945  (+)  No war patrols 

Oblt. Erich Jewinski was killed during an air raid on Kiel on 21 April 1945 (Busch & Röll, 1999).

Patrol info for Erich Jewinski

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.

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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