Saturday, 4 April 2015

Hans Herbert Stobwasser

Hans Herbert Stobwasser


Branch: Kriegsmarine
Born: 8 March 1885 in Gross near Lüttow, Germany.
Died: 11 February 1946 in Kiel, Germany.

Vizeadmiral 1 October 1937
Konteradmiral 1 April 1935
Kapitän zur See 1 December 1930
Fregattenkapitän 1 April 1929
Korvettenkapitän 1 August 1923
Kapitänleutnant 17 October 1915
Oberleutnant zur See 13 May 1909
Leutnant zur See 28 September 1907
Oberfähnrich zur See
Fähnrich zur See 11 April 1905

Iron Cross 1914
2nd Class
1st Class
Grand Duke of Oldenburg Friedrich August Cross
2nd Class
1st Class
Cross of Honor for Combatants
Wehrmacht Service Medal

Takes command on 8 October 1931
Ends command on 24 September 1933

Personal Information:

Hans Herbert Stobwasser was born on 8 March 1885 in Gross near Lüttow, Germany and was a serving member of the Kriegsmarine during World War II and managed to attain the rank of Vizeadmiral and went on to command the following Leipzig.

Hans Herbert Stobwasser joined Kaiserliche Marine as a Seekadett on 6 April 1904 and attended basic naval training on board the training ship Moltke.

Hans Herbert Stobwasser was given the command of the light cruiser Leipzig on 8 October 1931 and remained in command until 24 September 1933.


Other: Personnel


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