Werner Bender

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 36)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  28 Oct 1916 Stuttgart
Died  17 Oct 1943(26)Cape Farewell


Kriegsmarine crew book photo

Ranks

3 Apr 1936 Offiziersanwärter
10 Sep 1936 Seekadett
1 May 1937 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1938 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1940 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Apr 1943 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

28 Oct 1941 Fleet War Badge
1942 Iron Cross 2nd Class
3 Apr 1942 U-boat War Badge 1939

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-152 22 Jul 1941 30 Sep 1941   No war patrols 
U-841 6 Feb 1943 17 Oct 1943  (+)  1 patrol (14 days) 

Patrol info for Werner Bender

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-841 26 Aug 1943  Kiel  1 Sep 1943  Bergen   7 days
2. U-841 9 Sep 1943  Bergen  10 Sep 1943  Trondheim   2 days
3. U-841 4 Oct 1943  Trondheim  17 Oct 1943    Patrol 1,14 days

Ships hit by Werner Bender

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.

Special thanks to Fernando Almeida for data on ranks and decorations.

Media links


German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders