Born: 5 January 1913 in St Petersburg, Russia.
Died: 8 December 1942 south of Iceland.
Korvettenkapitän 1 December
Kapitänleutnant 1 April
Oberleutnant zur See
1 June 1938
Leutnant zur See 1 October
Oberfähnrich zur See
1 April 1936
Fähnrich zur See 1 July
Takes command on December 1940
Ends command on June 1941
Takes command on 26 February 1942
Ends command on 8 December 1942
Nikolaus von Jacobs was born on 5 January 1913 in St Petersburg,
Russia and was a serving member of the Kriegsmarine during
World War II and managed to attain the rank of Korvettenkapitän
and went on to command the following Richard
Beitzen and U-611.
Nikolaus von Jacobs first command was the artillery training
on December 1940, until June 1941 at which time he transferred
to the U-boat arm and was given command of U-611
on 26 February 1942 until 8 December 1942.
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