Fritz Meyer

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 34)

2 ships sunk, total tonnage 9,727 GRT

Born  17 Feb 1916 Hannover
Died  11 Sep 1941(25)Denmark Strait

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


8 Apr 1934 Offiziersanwärter
1 Jul 1935 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jan 1937 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Apr 1937 Leutnant zur See
1 Apr 1939 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U-34 29 Sep 1940 22 May 1941   No war patrols 
U-207 7 Jun 1941 11 Sep 1941  (+)  1 patrol (19 days) 

Patrol info for Fritz Meyer

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-207 24 Aug 1941  Trondheim  11 Sep 1941  Sunk  Patrol 1,19 days

Ships hit by Fritz Meyer

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
11 Sep 1941U-207 Stonepool4,803brSC-42
11 Sep 1941U-207 Berury4,924brSC-42

2 ships sunk (9,727 tons).

We have a picture of this vessel.

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

Attack and Sink!

Edwards, Bernard
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Naval Officers Under Hitler

Rust, Eric C.

Listing of all U-boat commanders

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