WWI U-boat commanders

Gustav Buch

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/07)

Successes
24 ships sunk with a total of 37,367 GRT
1 warship sunk with a total of 1,010 tons

Born:16 Nov 1887  
Died:21 May 1917 north of Ushant 


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Ranks

3 Apr 1907 Seekadett
21 Apr 1908 Fähnrich zur See
28 Sep 1910 Leutnant zur See
27 Sep 1913 Oberleutnant zur See
26 Apr 1917 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

prewar  Princely House Order of Hohenzollern

U-boat Commands

UB 1019 Jun 1916 - 11 Sep 1916
UC 415 Sep 1916 - 20 Oct 1916
UC 363 Nov 1916 - 21 May 1917 (+)

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Gustav Buch

DateU-boat Name of shipTonsNat.
 
13 Aug 1916 UB 10 Lassoo (hms)1,010br
 
12 Feb 1917 UC 36 West378nw
17 Mar 1917 UC 36 Russia1,617da
19 Mar 1917 UC 36 Kong Inge867nw
19 Mar 1917 UC 36 Brode2,363nw
22 Mar 1917 UC 36 Hugin1,395nw
24 Mar 1917 UC 36 L’amerique489fr
25 Mar 1917 UC 36 Baynaen3,227br
25 Mar 1917 UC 36 Etoile Polaire33fr
25 Mar 1917 UC 36 Leontine201fr
23 Apr 1917 UC 36 Savio1,922it
24 Apr 1917 UC 36 Kenilworth2,735br
24 Apr 1917 UC 36  La Providence272fr
25 Apr 1917 UC 36 Hirondelle1,648br
27 Apr 1917 UC 36 Verjø1,002nw
28 Apr 1917 UC 36 Condor3,565ru
18 May 1917 UC 36 Camberwell4,078br
18 May 1917 UC 36 Elford1,739br
18 May 1917 UC 36 Lucknow171br
20 May 1917 UC 36 Dana182br
20 May 1917 UC 36 Mientje120br
20 May 1917 UC 36 Tijuca2,304bz
21 May 1917 UC 36 Ferdinand A.2,062fr
30 May 1917 UC 36 Corbet Woodall917br
14 Jun 1917 UC 36 Nirefs4,080gr
 38,377
25 ships sunk (38,377 tons).


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Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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