Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/03)
|Born:||13 Jul 1884 || |
|Died:||17 Mar 1972 || |
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|1 Apr 1903|| ||Seekadett|
|15 Apr 1904|| ||Fähnrich zur See|
|28 Sep 1906|| ||Leutnant zur See|
|27 Mar 1909|| ||Oberleutnant zur See|
|27 Jan 1915|| ||Kapitänleutnant|
|28 Jul 1920|| ||Out of naval service|
|U 40||14 Feb 1915|| - ||23 Jun 1915|
Gerhardt Fürbringer became a POW on 23 June, 1915 along with a part of his crew when his boat was sunk by a British submarine.
His younger brother, Werner Fürbringer, was also an U-boat commander. Werner was very successful during the war.
Ships hit by Gerhardt Fürbringer
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