Friedrich Kloevekorn

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37a)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  19 Feb 1918 Saarbrücken


Kriegsmarine Crew photo

Ranks

3 Apr 1937 Offiziersanwärter
21 Sep 1937 Seekadett
1 May 1938 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1939 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Aug 1939 Leutnant zur See
1 Sep 1941 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Jun 1944 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-471 5 May 1943 6 Aug 1944   3 patrols (122 days) 
U-3012 4 Dec 1944 24 Apr 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Friedrich Kloevekorn

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-471 27 Nov 1943  Kiel  30 Jan 1944  Brest  Patrol 1,65 days
2. U-471 16 Mar 1944  Brest  12 Apr 1944  Toulon  Patrol 2,28 days
3. U-471 18 May 1944  Toulon  15 Jun 1944  Toulon  Patrol 3,29 days
3 patrols, 122 days at sea


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