The skipper of U-960, Oberleutnant zur See Günther Heinrich (1920-) , posing on the U-boat with a camera. U-960 was sunk on 19 May 1944 in the Mediterranean NW of Algiers, by depth charges from USS Niblack, USS Ludlow plus Wellington and Ventura aircraft. There were 31 dead and 20 survivors.
Robert Gysae (January 14, 1911 – April 26, 1989) was a U-Boat commander in German Kriegsmarine during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves (German: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes mit Eichenlaub). The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross and its higher grade Oak Leaves was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership. Gysae commanded U-98 and U-177, sinking twenty-five ships on eight patrols,