Walter Kimmelmann

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 40)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  23 Aug 1922 Bruck a.d. Leitha, Lower Austria
Died  30 Jun 2006(83)Bruck an der Leitha, Austria


Ranks

23 Sep 1940 Offiziersanwärter
1 Aug 1941 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1942 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Jan 1943 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1944 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-139 4 Jul 1944 5 May 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Walter Kimmelmann

This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.

Ships hit by Walter Kimmelmann

No entries found.


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