WWI U-boat commanders

Claus Rücker

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/01)

Successes
80 ships sunk with a total of 174,655 GRT
3 ships damaged with a total of 9,951 GRT

Born:10 Oct 1883  
Died:13 Jan 1974 Wentorf near Hamburg 

Claus Rücker
Claus Rücker ca 1915

Ranks

29 Sep 1904Leutnant zur See
27 Apr 1907Oberleutnant zur See
8 Feb 1913Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

Iron Cross 2nd class
Iron Cross 1st class
Hanseatic Cross
Albert Order (Saxony)
11 Sep 1916Hausorden von Hohenzollern

U-boat Commands

U 345 Oct 1914 - 11 Dec 1916
U 10326 Aug 1917 - 12 May 1918

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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