Hermann Neumann

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 38)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  7 Sep 1919 Mombach/Kreis Mainz
Died  7 May 1994(74)


Kriegsmarine Crew photo

Ranks

1 Oct 1938 Offiziersanwärter
1 Jul 1939 Seekadett
1 Dec 1939 Fähnrich der Marinewaffenwesen
1 Aug 1940 Oberfähnrich der Marinewaffenwesen
1 Apr 1941 Leutnant der Marinewaffenwesen
1 Mar 1943 Leutnant zur See
1 Apr 1943 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo

This man did not actually take official command of a U-boat but he had gone through all the motions (training, experience etc.) of commanding one.


Neumann began his career in the weapons branch before transferring to being a line officer in 1943.

Patrol info for Hermann Neumann

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