Günther Lüth

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37a)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  23 Mar 1917 Kiel
Died  14 Dec 2000(83)

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3 Apr 1937 Offiziersanwärter
1 May 1938 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1939 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Aug 1939 Leutnant zur See
1 Sep 1943 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U-1057 20 May 1944 9 May 1945   1 patrol (11 days) 

Patrol info for Günther Lüth

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-1057 12 Apr 1945  Kiel  16 Apr 1945  Horten   5 days
2. U-1057 21 Apr 1945  Horten  1 May 1945  Bergen  Patrol 1,11 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