Adolf Kellner

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 35)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  28 Apr 1910 Schlewecke, Bad Harzburg
Died  26 Dec 1942(32)North Atlantic

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1 Jul 1936 Fähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Jul 1938 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1939 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Sep 1942 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

U-357 18 Jun 1942 26 Dec 1942  (+)  1 patrol (12 days) 

Crew 1935, not Crew 1936.

Patrol info for Adolf Kellner

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-357 15 Dec 1942  Kiel  26 Dec 1942  Sunk  Patrol 1,12 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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