Ernst Liesberg

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37b)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  15 Jun 1918 Wiesbaden
Died  8 Apr 1944(25)Cape Farewell


Kriegsmarine Crew photo

Ranks

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

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-962 11 Feb 1943 8 Apr 1944  (+)  2 patrols (111 days) 

Patrol info for Ernst Liesberg

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-962 23 Sep 1943  Kiel  27 Sep 1943  Bergen   5 days
2. U-962 3 Nov 1943  Bergen  28 Dec 1943  St. Nazaire  Patrol 1,56 days
3. U-962 14 Feb 1944  St. Nazaire  8 Apr 1944  Sunk  Patrol 2,55 days
2 patrols, 111 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