Wilhelm Anhalt
Johannes Friedrich Wilhelm Anhalt (28 March 1917 – 13 May 1979) was a Kapitänleutnant with the Kriegsmarine during World War II and recipient of the coveted Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German...
Heinz Neukirchen
Heinz Neukirchen (January 13, 1915 in Duisburg, Germany - December 8, 1986 in Rostock, GDR) was an officer of the Kriegsmarine in World War II, and a Vice Admiral in the People's Navy (Volksmarine) of...
Rolf Thomsen
Rolf Thomsen (6 May 1915 – 26 March 2003) was a Kapitänleutnant with the Kriegsmarine during World War II and later served with the Bundesmarine. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the I...
Harald Netzbandt
Harald Netzbandt (3 August 1892 in Berlin – died 27 May 1941 in the North Atlantic) was an officer of the Imperial German Navy, the Reichsmarine and later the Kriegsmarine.Netzbandt completed high sch...
Erich Brauneis
Erich Franz Brauneis (16 March 1894 – 20 August 1954) was a Fregattenkapitän with the Kriegsmarine during World War II and a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German: Ritterkreuz ...
Martin Saltzwedel
Martin Franz Reinhold Saltzwedel (13 September 1906 – 1 April 1987) was a highly decorated Kapitän zur See in the Kriegsmarine during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the...
Joachim Schepke
Joachim Schepke (8 March 1912 – 17 March 1941) was a German U-boat commander during World War II. He was the seventh recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves (German: Ritt...
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Heinrich Bleichrodt
Heinrich Bleichrodt (21 October 1909 – 9 January 1977) was one of the most successful German U-boat commander of the Second World War. From October 1939 until retiring from front line service in Decem...
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Klaus-Degenhard Schmidt
Klaus-Degenhard Schmidt (3 January 1918 in Kiel – 22 December 1944 in Südhoofden, north of Dunkirk) was a German Schnellboot commander in World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron C...
Hans Dominik (Kriegsmarine)
Hans Hugo Eduard Dominik (24 November 1906 – 10 November 1980) was a highly decorated Kapitän zur See in the Kriegsmarine during World War II and in the Bundesmarine. He was also a recipient of the K...
Erich Würdemann
Erich Würdemann (15 January 1914, in Hamburg – 14 July 1943, west of Vigo in the Bay of Biscay) was a German U-boat commander in World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (Ger...
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Wilhelm Zahn
Wilhelm Zahn (29 July 1910 – 14 November 1976) was a German Kriegsmarine officer during the second World War. He was U-boat First Watch Officer, then became U-boat commander and was finally promoted t...
Heinrich Schroeteler
Dr. Heinrich Andreas Schroeteler (10 December 1915 – 19 January 2000) was a German U-boat commander in World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German: Ritterkreuz des E...
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Walther Gerhold
Walther Gerhold (8 June 1921 – 2 March 2013) was a Marine-Schreiber-Obergefreiter in the Kriegsmarine during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German: ...
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Alwin-Broder Albrecht
Alwin-Broder Albrecht (18 September 1903 – 1 May 1945) was a German naval officer who was one of Adolf Hitler's adjutants during World War II.
He was born in Sankt Peter-Ording in the Province of ...
Hermann Büchting
Hermann Wilhelm Georg Büchting (14 March 1916 in Neumünster – 27 June 1992 in Rellingen) was a German Schnellboot commander in World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (Germa...
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Egon-Reiner von Schlippenbach
Egon-Reiner Freiherr von Schlippenbach (10 April 1914 – 11 May 1979) was a Korvettenkapitän with the Kriegsmarine during World War II and commander of U-121 and U-453. He is also a recipient of the Kn...