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Schulz, Gerhard (Kriegsmarine)

Date of birth:
March 23rd, 1887 (Tempelburg, Germany)
German (1933-1945, Third Reich)


Crew 4/06

01.04.1906: Seekadett
06.04.1907: Fähnrich zur See
30.09.1909: Leutnant zur See
19.09.1912: Oberleutnant zur See
13.01.1917: Kapitänleutnant
01.05.1925: Korvettenkapitän
01.10.1930: Fregattenkapitän
01.10.1932: Kapitän zur See

1906: entered the Reichsmarine
1914: served on the Torpedo-boot 'G 192' as Wacht Offizier
03.1915: Kdr Torpedo-boot 'V 183'
06.1916: U-Boot Schule and Kdr's course
08.02.-27.11.1917: Kdr 'UC 27'
01.12.1917-20.10.1918: Kdr 'UB 67'
04.07.-11.11.1918: on the same time Kdr 'UB 131' (under construction)
1920: Reichsmarine
09.1943-1945: Kdr 1. Sicherungs-Flotille
45 ships sunk with a total of 48,158 GRT

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Second World War (1939-1945)
Kapitän zur See (Captain Royal Navy)
Flottillenchef, 1. Sicherungsflottille
Awarded on:
April 28th, 1944
Deutsches Kreuz in Gold