What was AU boat captain called?
Kommandant The U-boat CrewOfficersKommandant(Commander, captain)Seaman (Matrosen)Seemännisches Personal(Nautical personnel)Technisches Personal(Technical personnel)56 more rows
What is a German captain called?
Hauptmann Hauptmann is a German word usually translated as captain when it is used as an officers rank in the German, Austrian, and Swiss armies.
What German U boat sank the most ships?
Otto Kretschmer (1912–1998) was the most successful of the World War II Aces of the Deep. As commander of U-35, U-23 and U-99 he sank 47 merchant ships totalling 272,043 tons in a remarkably short period of time, being captured in March 1941 and spending the rest of the war in the Bowmanville POW camp, Canada.
What is the abbreviation for Herr?
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