Emmermann, Carl

Date of birth:
March 6th, 1915 (Hamburg/Lower Saxony, Germany)
Date of death:
March 25th, 1990 (Celle/Lowersaxony, Germany)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

Carl Emmermann sunk in five operational sails (373 days at sea) a total of 27 ships with a combined tonnage of 52.080BRT.

Carl Emmermann died in Celle on March 25th, 1990, but was buried in Völlinghausen.

Career:
1934: In service Kriegsmarine;
November 5th, 1941 - October 31st, 1943: Kommandant "U 172";
?: Kommandant "U 3037";
May 8th, 1945 - September 2nd, 1945: British POW.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
March 19th, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 2nd, 1941
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Käpitanleutnant (Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kommandant "U 172"
Awarded on:
November 27th, 1942
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Käpitanleutnant (Lieutenant)
Unit:
Kommandant "U 172"
Awarded on:
July 4th, 1943
Details:
256th Award.
Ritterkreuz mit Eichenlaub
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1943
U-boot Kriegsabzeichen mit Brillianten

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