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
ca 1920

Ranks

10 Apr 1901 Seekadett
22 Apr 1902 Fähnrich zur See
29 Sep 1904 Leutnant zur See
27 Apr 1907 Oberleutnant zur See
8 Feb 1913 Kapitänleutnant
8 Mar 1920 Korvettenkapitän
31 May 1922 Out of naval service

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Hanseatic Cross
 Albert Order (Saxony)
11 Sep 1916  Royal House Order of 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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