Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37b)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||14 Oct 1918|| ||Zlotnitz, Posen|
|Died ||6 Sep 2000||(81)||Heiligenhafen, Germany|
Kriegsmarine Crew photo
|9 Oct 1937|| ||Offiziersanwärter|
|28 Jun 1938|| ||Kadett der Marinewaffenwesen|
|1 Apr 1939|| ||Fähnrich der Marinewaffenwesen|
|1 Mar 1940|| ||Oberfähnrich der Marinewaffenwesen|
|1 May 1940|| ||Leutnant der Marinewaffenwesen|
|1 Apr 1942|| ||Oberleutnant der Marinewaffenwesen|
|1 Jan 1945|| ||Kapitänleutnant|
|U-3044 ||27 Mar 1945 ||25 Apr 1945 || No war patrols |
Jaek began his career in the weapons branch before transferring to being a line officer.
Patrol info for Bernhard Jaek
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.
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.