Raeder, Erich

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Raeder, Erich Gender: M
Erich Johann Albert Raeder
born on 24 April 1876 at 18:30 (= 6:30 PM )
Place Hamburg, Germany, 53n33, 9e59
Timezone LMT m9e59 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Lescaut
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 04°52' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 10°55 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 27°46'

Erich Raeder
photo: Unknown, license cc-by-sa-3.0-de


German military, an Admiral, Commander in Chief 1928-43. Though he impressed Hitler, he was not always on good terms with the Nazi High Command. In the '30s, he advocated constructions of submarines and fast cruisers in contravention of the Versailles Treaty. When the war came, his failure to stop the Allied convoy ships infuriated Hitler, who forced his resignation and replaced him with Donitz.

Captured in Berlin in 1945 by the Russians, he was found guilty at the Nurnberg trials of having planned war and was sentenced to life in prison, but released in 1955.

Died 11/06/1960, Kiel, Germany.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Social : Institutionalized - prison, hospital 1945 (Given life sentence)
  • Social : Deinstitutionalized - prison, hospital 1955 (Released from prison)

Source Notes

Lescaut quotes CA '86 for B.R.


  • Passions : Criminal Perpetrator : Prison sentence (Tried as war criminal, given life sentence)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 84)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Admiral, Commander in Chief 1928-43)
  • Vocation : Politics : Nazi party
  • Notable : Book Collection : Crime Collection