Erich Krüger

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew X/39)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  21 Apr 1918 Modlin, Warsaw
Died  10 Jan 1964(45)


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Ranks

16 Sep 1939 Offiziersanwärter
1 Jul 1940 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1941 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Mar 1942 Leutnant zur See
1 Jan 1944 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-307 2 Dec 1944 29 Apr 1945   4 patrols (68 days) 

Patrol info for Erich Krüger


 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-307 15 Jan 1945  Trondheim  20 Jan 1945  Narvik   6 days
2. U-307 24 Jan 1945  Narvik  16 Feb 1945  Narvik  Patrol 1,24 days
3. U-307 20 Feb 1945  Narvik  28 Feb 1945  Narvik  Patrol 2,9 days
4. U-307 12 Mar 1945  Narvik  1 Apr 1945  Narvik  Patrol 3,21 days
5. U-307 16 Apr 1945  Narvik  29 Apr 1945  Sunk  Patrol 4,14 days
4 patrols, 68 days at sea

Ships hit by Erich Krüger

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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


German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders