Erich Topp was the third most successful of the German U-Boot commanders of World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords of Nazi Germany.
He sank 35 ships for a total of 197,460 gross register tons (GRT). After the war he served with the Federal German Navy, reaching the rank of Konteradmiral (rear admiral). He later served in NATO reaching the position of Chief of Staff at NATO's Military Committee in USA.
Comments are closed.
Our support pages will detail our latest products and interesting customer questions & comments.
If you have a hat or helmet related question please feel free to email us.
Dont miss out on new items or latest developments click on the button to subscribe to our newsletter.
Some Adverts that may interest you: