The Men of the U-boats
This is a set of pages which contains pages such as the Top U-boat Aces, Commanders that sank over 50,000 tons of shipping and much more.
This section shows the most successful U-boat commanders of WWII.
On this database you can read about all U-boat commanders in WWII (over 1,400 of them).
Commander-in-Chief of the German U-boats.
All medals and decorations awarded to the U-boat force, with all the known recipients of each award listed. This section also includes decorations won before serving in U-boats (in Merchant Raiders, Minesweepers, the Luftwaffe, ...)
Here you can listen to famous U-boat commanders speak of their experiences in their own words!
A 6-page set dealing with the various uniforms worn both on the boat and on shore.
A 4-page narrative on the trials against Dönitz.
U-boat high command
Here you can find the most highly decorated U-boat personnel. We have created bio pages for all the Knights Cross winners.
Who were the youngest and oldest U-boat commanders who went out on patrol? This page has top 10 of each age group.
This listing shows the men we have files on that were not U-boat commanders themselves. They are mostly highly decorated personnel from the U-boats service.
Explains all the different ranks of relevance.
Many great drawings of famous officers.
Other interesting pages