Ludo Kregelin

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  20 Oct 1919 Mönkebude, Pomerania
Died  28 Aug 2017(97)Hamburg, Germany

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-60 7 Dec 1942 15 Feb 1944   No war patrols 
U-38 1943 1943   No war patrols (Acting CO)
U-236 30 May 1944 4 Jun 1944   No war patrols 
U-3003 22 Aug 1944 4 Apr 1945   No war patrols 

He spent his life after the war in Hamburg with his wife and daughters.

Patrol info for Ludo Kregelin

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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