U-129 Witt 8-Jun-1942
A member of the Class of 1929, Hans-Ludwig Witt was Kapitänleutnantat the time of this patrol, obtaining Kovettenkapitän less than a year later. A few months after this patrol he was awarded the Knights Cross, amassing over his career 100,773 GRT of confirmed tonnage sunk in nineteen ships.
SOURCES: Gudmundur Helgason, Rainer Kolbicz, www.uboat.net, 2013, Kenneth Wynn, U-boat Operations of the Second World War, Volume 1 and Volume 2, 1997, R. Busch, and H.-J. Röll, German U-boat Commanders of World War II, 1988, Franz Kurowski, Knights Cross Holders of the U-boat Service