Rupprecht Stock

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 37a)


Successes
1 ship sunk, total tonnage 200 GRT
1 warship sunk, total tonnage 1,525 tons
1 ship damaged, total tonnage 6,507 GRT

Born  16 Feb 1916 Frankfurt am Main
Died  3 Dec 2002(86)


Ranks

3 Apr 1937 Offiziersanwärter
21 Sep 1937 Seekadett
1 May 1938 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1939 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Aug 1939 Leutnant zur See
1 Sep 1941 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Jun 1944 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

  Iron Cross 2nd Class
  Iron Cross 1st Class
18 Aug 1944 German Cross in Gold

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-214 7 May 1943 10 May 1943   No war patrols 
U-214 11 May 1943 Jul, 1943   1 patrol (40 days) 
U-214 29 Jul 1943 Jul, 1944   3 patrols (196 days) 
U-218 Aug, 1944 12 May 1945   2 patrols (93 days) 

Patrol info for Rupprecht Stock

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-214 18 May 1943  Brest  26 Jun 1943  Brest  Patrol 1,40 days
2. U-214 22 Aug 1943  Brest  30 Nov 1943  Brest  Patrol 2,101 days
3. U-214 12 Feb 1944  Brest  15 Feb 1944  Brest  Patrol 3,4 days
4. U-214 19 Feb 1944  Brest  29 Apr 1944  Brest  Patrol 3,71 days
5. U-214 11 Jun 1944  Brest  14 Jun 1944  Brest  Patrol 4,4 days
6. U-214 17 Jun 1944  Brest  2 Jul 1944  Brest  Patrol 4,16 days
7. U-218 10 Aug 1944  Brest  23 Sep 1944  Bergen  Patrol 5,45 days
8. U-218 6 Oct 1944  Bergen  12 Oct 1944  Flensburg   7 days
9. U-218 17 Oct 1944  Flensburg  17 Oct 1944  Kiel   1 days
10. U-218 6 Mar 1945  Kiel  7 Mar 1945  Stranderbucht   2 days
11. U-218 10 Mar 1945  Stranderbucht  10 Mar 1945  Frederikshavn   1 days
12. U-218 11 Mar 1945  Frederikshavn  12 Mar 1945  Horten   2 days
13. U-218 14 Mar 1945  Horten  14 Mar 1945  Horten   1 days
14. U-218 17 Mar 1945  Horten  20 Mar 1945  Bergen   4 days
15. U-218 22 Mar 1945  Bergen  8 May 1945  Bergen, Norway  Patrol 6,48 days
6 patrols, 329 days at sea

Ships hit by Rupprecht Stock

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
20 Jun 1943U-214 Santa Maria (d.) [Mine]6,507am
14 Oct 1943U-214 USS Dorado (SS 248) [Mine]1,525am
 
20 Apr 1945U-218 Ethel Crawford [Mine]200br
 8,232

2 ships sunk (1,725 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,507 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
[Mine] indicates the vessel was hit by a mine laid by said U-boat.


About ranks and decorations
Ranks shown in italics are our database inserts based on the rank dates of his crew comrades. The officers of each crew would normally have progressed through the lower ranks at the same rate.

Media links


U-Boat Attack Logs

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German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

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