Trojer, Hans-Hartwig

Date of birth:
January 22nd, 1916 (Birthähn, Germany)
Date of death:
September 27th, 1943 (North-Atlantic Oceaan)
Nationality:
German (1933-1945, German Reich)

Biography

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
November 12th, 1939
U-boot Kriegsabzeichen (ohne Brillianten)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
February 7th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
August 5th, 1940
Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
October 14th, 1942
Action:
In the convoy battles in the North Atlantic, the submarine of First Lieutenant at Sea Trojer was particularly successful, which shot out of a convoy eight vessels with 47,000 GRT.
Wehrmachtbericht
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Oberleutnant zur See
Unit:
Commander U-221
Awarded on:
March 24th, 1943
Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes
Action:
Awarded for the outstanding success achieved during his U-Boat's first patrol in the North Atlantic, totalling six ships with 29682 GRT.

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