This is a single shoulder board for an Oberleutnant zur See. Oberfähnrich zur See designates in the German Navy of the Bundeswehr a military person or member of the armed forces with the last or highest Officer Aspirant rank. In the Volksmarine the rank was originally used in the same way until the suffix zur See was dropped. According to the salary class it is equivalent to the Portepeeunteroffizier ranks Bootsmann (Marine) and Feldwebel of Heer or Luftwaffe. Unteroffizier(e) mit Portepee, also Portepeeunteroffizier(e), is the designation for German senior NCO in the armed forces of Germany. It is grade A11 or A12 in the pay rules of the Federal Ministry of Defence. The word Fähnrich comes from an older German military title, Fahnenträger, and first became a distinct military rank in Germany on 1 January 1899. Ernst Bauer. In the Kriegsmarine engineers (Ingenieur – Ing.) It was equivalent to Hauptmann of the Austro-Hungarian Army, as well to Kapitänleutnant of the Imperial German Navy. The cap is shown on page 81 of the book Torpedo Los! German submarine U-120 was a Type IIB U-boat of Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine during World War II. My Oberleutnant zur See uniform is waiting for his next patrol Hello, Here is my uniform for a Oberleutnant zur Zee. March 7th, 1944; Oberleutnant zur See (Ing.) Jun 18, 2017 - Oberleutnant zur See d.R. The rank is equal to the army rank of colonel. After the war, he joined the newly founded West German Bundesmarine in 1956. It is grouped as OF1 in NATO, equivalent to an Ensign in the United States Navy, and an Acting Sub-Lieutenant in the British Royal Navy. Kriegsmarine U-Bootwaffe. However, until 1898 there was the rank Unterleutnant zur See in the Imperial German Navy. According to the salary class it is equivalent to the Portepeeunteroffizier ranks Hauptbootsmann (Marine) and Hauptfeldwebel of Heer or Luftwaffe. The rank is rated OF-2 in NATO, and equivalent to Hauptmann in the Heer and Luftwaffe. The rank was introduced in the Imperial German Navy by renaming the former rank of Premier Lieutenant in 1890. Within the navy officers of this rank were simply addressed as Herr Oberleutnant. This Nazi propaganda film follows the exploits of a German submarine as it prowls the North Atlantic. ), Leitender Ingenieur U 545 Mannesmann, Gert Fritjof March 7th, 1944 ; Kapitänleutnant der Reserve, Kommandant U 545 She was launched on 16 March 1940 and commissioned on 20 April under Oberleutnant zur See (Oblt.z.S.) : In this function, he was promoted to the rank of Oberleutnant zur See on 1 January 1921.: Am 6. The rank should not be confused with the lower-ranked but similar-sounding Oberleutnant, which is the equivalent of the First lieutenant. Fähnrich is an officer candidate rank in the Austrian Bundesheer and German Bundeswehr. Leutnant is the lowest Lieutenant officer rank in the armed forces of Germany (Bundeswehr), Austrian Armed Forces, and military of Switzerland. (German officer rank)Oberleutnant zur See. Mit Flexionstabellen der verschiedenen Fälle und Zeiten Aussprache und relevante Diskussionen Kostenloser Vokabeltrainer Leutnant zur See is the lowest officer rank in the German Navy. Captain is the name most often given in English-speaking navies to the rank corresponding to command of the largest ships. Related content. Other uses. Description ; Reviews (0) Description. In the prewar years the Leutnant needed one in the Kriegsmarine) is traditionally the highest rank of Lieutenant in the German Navy. Oberleutnant zur See (OLt zS or OLZS  in the German Navy, Oblt.z.S. The sender is Oberleutnant zur See Robert Ramm aboard SM UB-123. (engineer officers also wore the cog-wheel). He is presumably killed along with all of the crew of the destroyer, when the captured U-571 torpedoes the ship. It is equivalent to the Lieutenant colonel rank of English-speaking countries. Translation for 'Oberleutnant zur See' in the free German-English dictionary and many other English translations. Leopold Siemens was a Vice admiral in the Kriegsmarine during World War II. Oberleutnant is used by both the German Army and the German Air Force. Linienschiffsleutnant was an officer rank in the Austro-Hungarian Navy. Oberleutnant zur See Matthias Brünig quantity. During WWII this was the most common rank of U-boat commanders. This rank would be equivalent to a Hauptmann in the Army. in the Kriegsmarine) is the second lowest officer rank in the German Navy. The NSRL emblem worn on the cap was used by crew members of the U-274. Oberleutnant is used by both the German Army and the German Air Force. The Oberleutnant zur See wear one star on the plain shoulder-strap, the Oberleutnant (Ing.) Other uses. Tradus ca âlocotenent majorâ, rangul este acordat unor ofiÈeri, de obicei, dupÄ cinci-Èase ani de serviciu militar activ. In the NATO military comparison system, a German Oberleutnant is the equivalent of a first lieutenant in the Army/Air Forces of Allied nations. Directed by Hermann Kugelstadt. However, Fähnrich ranks are often incorrectly compared with the rank of ensign, which shares a similar etymology but is a full-fledged commissioned officer rank. During 1938 about 2 years was the norm. Johannes Lohs was born on 24th June 1889 in Stiffen. On the sleeve they wear two stripes and the star The equivalent OF1c-rank of the Volksmarine was Unterleutnant zur See. He spots the torpedo headed towards them, along with another officer. : On 6 July 1944 Wintermeyer was relieved by Oberleutnant zur See Hans â¦ Pertaining to the modern day's NATO rank code it could be comparable to OF-2. The word portepee derives from French port(e)-épée. He was commander of U-108 for one Feindfahrt then was posted to U-Boat Training School training new front line U-Boat Skippers. Category: Hand Signed Photos. He was credited with a total of thirteen victories, including a British submarine! Oberleutnant is used by both the German Heer and Luftwaffe. The U-boat War in World War Two (Kriegsmarine, 1939-1945) and World War One (Kaiserliche Marine, 1914-1918) and the Allied efforts to counter the threat. The helm of a U-boat comprised of four officers, who had the overall responsibility of maintaining trim and balance throughout the boat. (Oblt.z.S.). It is below the Oberst and above the Major. They had one stripe on the shade of cap. In the Netherlands the rank overste is used as a synonym for a lieutenant colonel. Der Oberleutnant zur See ist einer der Dienstgrade der Bundeswehr für Marineuniformträger.Gesetzliche Grundlage ist die Anordnung des Bundespräsidenten über die Dienstgradbezeichnungen und die Uniform der Soldaten und das Soldatengesetz.. Anrede. Generalleutnant, short GenLt, is the second highest general officer rank in the German Army (Heer) and the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). (Kr.O. Everything is original including the awards. in the Kriegsmarine ) is traditionally the highest rank of Lieutenant in the German Navy. The Finnish submarine Vesikko at Suomenlinna. With Hans Paetsch, Hans Daniel, Kurt Schmitt-Mainz, Heinz Weiss. Im militärischen Sprachgebrauch wird ein Soldat im Dienstgrad Oberleutnant zur See häufig kurz mit â¦ During WWII this was the most common rank of U-boat commanders. The German Navy ("Marine") equivalent is Oberleutnant zur See. Oberleutnant (OF-1a) este cel mai înalt grad de ofiÈer locotenent în cadrul forÈelor armate ale Germaniei (), ForÈelor Armate Austriece Èi Armatei ElveÈiei.. Istoric. It was equivalent to Oberleutnant of the Austro-Hungarian Army, as well to Oberleutnant zur See of the Imperial German Navy. Oberstleutnant is a rank of officer in the armed forces of German-speaking countries, including the German Bundeswehr, Austrian Bundesheer and the Swiss Army. The equivalent naval rank is Oberleutnant zur See. Juli 1944 wurde Wintermeyer durch Oberleutnant zur See Hans-Erwin Reith, welcher das Boot bis zum Kriegsende kommandierte, abgelöst. Oberleutnant zur See Menzel Historisches Bilddokument aus Illustrirte Zeitung von 1918 (kein Reprint - no copy) Format 6 x 11 cm - rückseitig bedruckt. Fähnrich zur See designates in the German Navy of the Bundeswehr a military person or member of the armed forces with the second highest Officer Aspirant rank. Zustand: gut - siehe Scan! Korvettenleutnant was an officer rank in the Austro-Hungarian Navy. With Herbert Wilk, Heinz Engelmann, Joachim Brennecke, Wilhelm Borchert. Hear the men and women whose lives were shaped by the First World War tell their stories of the conflict in our podcast series, Voices of â¦ They had one stripe on the shade of cap. As SM UB-125 had just come through the minefield, Vater radios back with a suggested route. Pertaining to the modern day's NATO rank code it could be comparable to OF-1a (senior). Deutsch: Dienstgradabzeichen der Deutschen Kriegsmarine bis 1945, hier Schulterstück Oberleutnant zur See (OF-1A). In the past, it was used in the German Wehrmacht, the German Imperial Army, and the Austro-Hungarian Army. He is a Kriegsmarine Oberleutnant zur See aboard the German Destroyer. in the Kriegsmarine) is traditionally the first and highest Lieutenant grade in the German Navy.It is grouped as OF-1a in NATO, equivalent to a Lieutenant Junior Grade in the United States Navy, and a Sub-Lieutenant in the British Royal Navy. It was equivalent to Leutnant of the Austro-Hungarian Army, as well to Leutnant zur See of the Imperial German Navy. It is currently used by both the ground and air forces of Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Denmark, and Norway. In dieser Funktion wurde er am 1. Hans-Gerrit Heß (1923-2008) Kommandant Unterseeboote "U 995", Ritterkreuz 11.02.1945 The rank has since been used by the Reichsmarine , Kriegsmarine, and Bundesmarine . Januar 1921 zum Oberleutnant zur See befördert. SM UB-123 acknowledges the message and is never heard from again. This is an extremely fine quality manufacture set of Kriegsmarine Oberleutnant zur See Epaulettes; the base of the epaulettes is constructed of a metal-reinforced core, with a dark blue wool underside, padded middle, and an ornate upper, consisting of an intricate design of extremely thin golden aluminum bullion wire embroidery. Oberleutnant Siegfried Koitschka Commander of U-616. He served as captain of the cruiser Karlsruhe in the mid 1930s and held the short lived position of Deputy fleet commander of the German Navy in 1941. shoulder board / cuff title / mounting loop, Learn how and when to remove this template message. Oberst is a military rank in several German-speaking and Scandinavian countries, equivalent to Colonel. Günter Luther was a German admiral who became Inspector of the Navy and Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe for NATO. The name derives from earlier traditions in which senior enlisted men would carry a sword into battle. Fregattenleutnant was an officer rank in the Austro-Hungarian Navy. It is grouped as OF-1a in NATO, equivalent to a Lieutenant Junior Grade in the United States Navy, and a â¦ Versandkosten: innerhalb Deutschlands kostenlos Shipping costs Europe 4,00 EUR To distinguish naval officers from those of the army, the suffix zur See (at sea) was added in official communications, sometimes shortened to z.S. Son of plant owner Oswald Lohs (mother unknown) he was schooled in his home village and later a grammar school in Chemnitz. year and six to nine months to reach this rank. In the East German National People's Army from 1956–1990, Unterleutnant was the lowest commissioned officer (CO) rank comparable to NATO rank codes OF1c. has a cog-wheel on the shoulder-strap. It belonged to the rank group of lieutenants or subaltern officers. Directed by Günther Rittau. Media in category "Oberleutnant (VM)" The following 5 files are in this category, out of 5 total. During World War II, he served as a military pilot in the Kriegsmarine and a paratrooper in the Luftwaffe. It is grouped as OF-1 in NATO. Wolfpack Pfeil (394 words) exact match in snippet view article find links to article 1942 22 September 1942 U-618 Oberleutnant zur See Kurt Baberg 12 September 1942 22 September 1942 U-661 Oberleutnant zur See Erich Lilienfeld 12 September The shoulder board has the double pips of an Oberleutnant zur See and a small Navy button in place. Oberarzt, literally meaning "senior physician," in English known as first lieutenant (Dr.), was a military commissioned officer rank in the Austro-Hungarian Common Army until 1918, and in the German Reichswehr and Wehrmacht until 1945. Germany Empire, Weimar Republic, Third Reich, Federal Republic. GERMANY â SHOULDER BOARD â OBERLEUTNANT ZUR SEE. Christiansen. Voices of the First World War. In a number of German armed forces of the 19th century before German unification in 1871 there was the following graduation: Oberleutnant (Premierlieutenant - OF1a) and Leutnant (Secondelieutenant OF1b); without the rank Unterleutnant. Oberleutnant zur See der Reserve Hans-Georg Hess - German U-boat Commanders of WWII - The Men of the Kriegsmarine. The equivalent naval rank is Oberleutnant zur See. Wehrmacht Ranks: by pylon: Fri Mar 01 2002 at 6:43:12: These are the ranks of the German Armed Forces, or Wehrmacht, from 1935 - 1945.Some of the ranks had other equivalents, and some of the enlisted ranks did not exist for the entire span of the Wehrmacht - however they are accurate for the most part. On the sleeve they wear two stripes and the star (engineer officers also wore the cog-wheel). It has a silk black edge at the far end of the shoulder board. OF-1c Oberleutnant zur See VM, Ärmelstreifen.png 2,000 × 4,016; 102 KB Oberleutnant zur See (OLt zS or OLZS1 in the Deutsche Marine, Oblt.z.S. Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/09) Successes 76 ships sunk with a total of 149,465 GRT 1 â¦ has a cog-wheel on the shoulder-strap. She was laid down on 31 March 1938 at the Flender Werke, Lübeck as yard number 268. Oberleutnant zur See (OLt zS or OLZS in the German Navy, Oblt.z.S. În Armata GermanÄ, acest grad a fost introdus la începutul secolului al XIX-lea. Add to cart. Der Versand erfolgt selbstverständlich schnell und knicksicher verpackt! by Gordon Williamson. English: Military rank insignia of the German Kriegsmarine until 1945, here shoulder board Lieutenant (junior grade) (OF-1A). Pertaining to the modern day's NATO rank code it could be comparable to OF-1b. Oberleutnant (OF-1a) is the highest lieutenant officer rank in the armed forces of Germany (Bundeswehr), the Austrian Armed Forces, and the Military of Switzerland. This is an autographed biography of Oberleutnant zur See Friedrich Christiansen (1879-1972). Oberleutnant zur See Johannes Lohs 12/02/2018 14/08/2018 Scuba Steve Johannes Lohs, U-Boat, UB57, WW1. Collection: KUMMER HEINZ (OBERLEUTNANT-ZUR-SEE) Decorations and awards. The Swedish rank överste is a direct translation, as are the Finnish rank eversti and the Icelandic rank ofursti. The Oberleutnant zur See wear one star on the plain shoulder-strap, the Oberleutnant (Ing.) Kapitänleutnant, short: KptLt/in lists: KL, is an officer grade of the captains' military hierarchy group of the German Bundeswehr. He was awarded the Orden Pour le Mérite on 11 December 1917. Lernen Sie die Übersetzung für 'Oberleutnant zur See' in LEOs Englisch â Deutsch Wörterbuch. Christiansen was a prewar naval pilot who received his certificate early in 1914. In the NATO military comparison system, a German Oberleutnant is the equivalent of a First lieutenant or Poruchik in the Army/Air Forces of Allied nations. Oberleutnant zur See Matthias Brünig $ 50.00. Extra mines have been added to the minefield since SM UB-123 had made her outward voyage from Germany. To differentiate between the other services, the naval rank is typically listed as Oberleutnant zur See. of the same rank were distinguished as Oberleutnant (Ing.). Oberleutnant zur See (OLt zS or OLZS in the German Navy, Oblt.z.S. Unterleutnant was an officer of the armies of East Germany and other nations. The rank was first introduced in 1662-74 by France and was also adopted by some other countries' armed forces. searching for Oberleutnant zur See 15 found (858 total) alternate case: oberleutnant zur See. Drei Helden Zur See.