Karl-Heinz Lange

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37a)

1 ship sunk, total tonnage 7,176 GRT
2 warships sunk, total tonnage 1,171 tons
1 warship a total loss, total tonnage 1,653 tons

Born  10 Feb 1918 Strasbourg
Died  26 Aug 1944(26)Bay of Biscay

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


21 Sep 1937 Seekadett
1 May 1938 Fähnrich zur See
1 Aug 1939 Leutnant zur See
1 Sep 1941 Oberleutnant zur See
1944 Kapitänleutnant


  Iron Cross 2nd Class
  Iron Cross 1st Class
25 Aug 1944 German Cross in Gold

U-boat Commands

U-667 10 Jul 1944 26 Aug 1944  (+)  1 patrol (36 days) 

Patrol info for Karl-Heinz Lange

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-667 22 Jul 1944  St. Nazaire  26 Aug 1944  Sunk  Patrol 1,36 days

Ships hit by Karl-Heinz Lange

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
8 Aug 1944U-667 Ezra Weston7,176amEBC-66
8 Aug 1944U-667 HMCS Regina (K 234)925caEBC-66
14 Aug 1944U-667 USS LST-921 (t.)1,653amEBC-72
14 Aug 1944U-667 HMS LCI(L)-99246brEBC-72

4 ships sunk (10,000 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

Media links

U-Boat Attack Logs

Daniel Morgan and Bruce Taylor

(£ 38.25)

German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders

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