Gerhard Haelbich

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 36)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  12 Nov 1916 Kiel
Died  8 Sep 1986(69)Plön, Germany


Kriegsmarine crew book photo

Ranks

3 Apr 1936 Offiziersanwärter
10 Sep 1936 Seekadett
1 May 1937 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1938 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Oct 1940 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Jun 1943 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-673 8 May 1943 14 Aug 1943   No war patrols 

After the war he joined the post-war German Navy, Bundesmarine, and later retired as Kapitän zur See.

Special thanks to Mr. Fernando Almeida for details on date of death and post-war career.

Patrol info for Gerhard Haelbich

Ships hit by Gerhard Haelbich

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About ranks and decorations
Ranks shown in italics are our database inserts based on the rank dates of his crew comrades. The officers of each crew would normally have progressed through the lower ranks at the same rate.

Media links


German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders