22nd U-boat Flotilla

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22. Unterseebootsflottille
Active 1941–1945
Country Nazi Germany
Branch Kriegsmarine
Type U-boat flotilla
Garrison/HQ Gotenhafen, Wilhelmshaven
Korvettenkapitän Wolfgang Lüth
Korvettenkapitän Heinrich Bleichrodt

22nd U-boat Flotilla ("22. Unterseebootsflottille") was formed in January 1941 in Gotenhafen under the command of Korvettenkapitän Wilhelm Ambrosius. The flotilla was disbanded in May 1945.

Flotilla commanders[edit]

Duration Commander
January 1941 – January 1944 Korvettenkapitän Wilhelm Ambrosius
January 1944 – July 1944 Korvettenkapitän Wolfgang Lüth
July 1944 – May 1945 Korvettenkapitän Heinrich Bleichrodt


  • "Uboat.net". The Flotillas – 22nd Flotilla. Archived from the original on 22 March 2009. Retrieved 25 March 2009.