Vet 1943

SHARKHUNTERS Salutes Veterans

MATHIAS BRÜNIG (1943-1991)

Kriegsmarine, U-Bootwaffe

Brunig3Initially I.W.O. aboard U-195, one of the two very rare Type IX-D1 boats; he then commanded U-108for one Feindfahrt (war patrol) before being posted to the Training Command where he trained other Skippers.

After the war he went into the world of science and was a Physics professor for years. He holds many international patents on items we use in our everyday life.

He is very proud of his city and would give us personal tours.