Karl-Heinz Nagel

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37a)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  17 Jan 1917 Eisleben
Died  14 May 1943(26)Cape Farewell

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


3 Apr 1937 Offiziersanwärter
1 May 1938 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1939 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Aug 1939 Leutnant zur See
1 Sep 1941 Oberleutnant zur See


U-boat Commands

U-640 17 Sep 1942 14 May 1943  (+)  1 patrol (14 days) 

Patrol info for Karl-Heinz Nagel

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-640 1 May 1943  Kiel  14 May 1943  Sunk  Patrol 1,14 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

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