Gerhard Linder

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  21 Mar 1920 Münnerstad, Lower Franconia
Died  10 Dec 1996(76)

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-579 Oct, 1942 Sep, 1944   No war patrols 
U-2515 19 Oct 1944 3 Dec 1944   No war patrols 
U-3006 4 Dec 1944 15 Jan 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Gerhard Linder

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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