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Monday, 9 March 2015

Hans Henigst

Career:

Branch: Kriegsmarine
Born: 20 December 1900 in Landau, Pfalz.
Died:

Ranks:
Kapitän zur See
Fregattenkapitän
Korvettenkapitän
Kapitänleutnant
Oberleutnant zur See
Leutnant zur See
Oberfähnrich zur See
Fähnrich zur See

Decorations:

Commands:
Hansa
Takes command on April 1943
Ends command on August 1943

Emden
Takes command on 9 September 1943
Ends command on 1 March 1944

Admiral Hipper
Takes command on 1 March 1944
Ends command on 3 May 1945

Personal Information:

Hans Henigst was born on 20 December 1900 in Landau, Pfalz and was a serving member of the Kriegsmarine during World War II and managed to attain the rank of Kapitän zur See and went on to command the following Hansa, Emden and Admiral Hipper.

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