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Hans Hugo Eduard Dominik
Born (1906-11-24)24 November 1906
Died 10 November 1980(1980-11-10) (aged 73)
Place of birth Friedrichsort
Place of death Hamburg
Allegiance Germany Weimar Republic (to 1933)
Nazi Germany Nazi Germany (to 1945)
 West Germany
Service/branch  Reichsmarine
 Kriegsmarine
 German Navy
Years of service 1925–1945
1956–1965
Rank Kapitän zur See
Unit Königsberg
Nürnberg
Lützow
Z-4 Richard Beitzen
9. Torpedobootflottille
Commands held Z-4 Richard Beitzen
9. Torpedobootflottille
Battles/wars

World War II

Awards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross
Other work Author

Hans Hugo Eduard Dominik (24 November 1906 – 10 November 1980) was a highly decorated Kapitän zur See in the Kriegsmarine during World War II and in the Bundesmarine. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.

Awards and decorations[]

Notes[]

  1. Fellgiebel 2000, p. 138.

References[]

  • Dörr, Manfred (1995) (in German). Die Ritterkreuzträger der Überwasserstreitkräfte der Kriegsmarine—Band 1: A–K [The Knight's Cross Bearers of the Surface Forces of the Navy—Volume 1: A–K]. Osnabrück, Germany: Biblio Verlag. ISBN 978-3-7648-2453-2. 
  • Fellgiebel, Walther-Peer (2000) (in German). Die Träger des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939–1945 – Die Inhaber der höchsten Auszeichnung des Zweiten Weltkrieges aller Wehrmachtsteile [The Bearers of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939–1945 — The Owners of the Highest Award of the Second World War of all Wehrmacht Branches]. Friedberg, Germany: Podzun-Pallas. ISBN 978-3-7909-0284-6. 
  • Scherzer, Veit (2007) (in German). Die Ritterkreuzträger 1939–1945 Die Inhaber des Ritterkreuzes des Eisernen Kreuzes 1939 von Heer, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm sowie mit Deutschland verbündeter Streitkräfte nach den Unterlagen des Bundesarchives [The Knight's Cross Bearers 1939–1945 The Holders of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross 1939 by Army, Air Force, Navy, Waffen-SS, Volkssturm and Allied Forces with Germany According to the Documents of the Federal Archives]. Jena, Germany: Scherzers Miltaer-Verlag. ISBN 978-3-938845-17-2. 

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Military offices
Preceded by
Fregattenkapitän Hans von Davidson
Commander of Z-4 Richard Beitzen
31 January 1943 – 19 January 1944
Succeeded by
None
Preceded by
none
Commander of the 1st Destroyer Squadron
1 September 1958 – 15 October 1960
Succeeded by
Kapitän zur See Heinrich Hoffmann
Preceded by
Kapitän zur See Heinz Peters
Commander of Kommando der Zerstörer (Destroyer Commando)
16 October 1960 – 18 October 1962
Succeeded by
Kapitän zur See Günter Kuhnke
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