Gerhard Lange

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37b)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  22 May 1920 Danzig
Died  30 May 1943(23)Cape Ortegal


9 Oct 1937 Offiziersanwärter
28 Jun 1938 Seekadett
1 Apr 1939 Fähnrich zur See
1 Mar 1940 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 May 1940 Leutnant zur See
1 Apr 1942 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U-418 21 Oct 1942 30 May 1943  (+)  1 patrol (37 days) 

Patrol info for Gerhard Lange

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-418 24 Apr 1943  Kiel  30 May 1943  Sunk  Patrol 1,37 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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