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
|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 Apr 1943|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
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.
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.