Braeutigan, need more info please.

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Braeutigan, need more info please.

Post by FANGIO » 05 Jun 2004 19:36

I don't remember if this pic was posted in this forum. I did a 'search' but couldn't find any post about him. The source of the pic is Corbis.
All I have is his last name.
Can anybody give me more info about this officer? Was he commander of U-1?
Regards.

FANGIO
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Post by FAlmeida » 06 Jun 2004 13:25

Hi Fangio
The pic is from Kapitän zur See Robert Bräutigam.
Is not a commander officer of U 1.
Is a Chef of U.A.K Unterseebootsabnahmekommando in Kiel
Is a 1935 or 1936 pic
The U.A.K control the process of commission and initial training of U-Boats into the Kriegsmarine.
U 1 Commanders
06/35-09/36 KL. Klaus Ewerth;
10/36-02/38 KL. Alexander Gelhaar
10/38-04/40 OL. Jürgen Deecke
Cheers
Fernnado

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Post by FANGIO » 08 Jun 2004 20:20

Thanks for your help Fernando, very appreciated.
Best regards.

FANGIO

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Post by Dieter Zinke » 08 Jun 2004 21:42

Hallo Forum,

Robert Bräutigam, * 18.06.1885; Crew 1904
Kapitän zur See 01.04.1939.
Leiter Unterssebootabnahmekommando 00.06.1935 - 00.10.1944.
Died 26.10.1944

until WW I: Kommandant U 4 and U 12.
As Kommandant U 12 he was succeeded by the famous Walter Forstmann on 06.08.1914.

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