Hans-Joachim Gutteck

Kapitänleutnant


Successes
1 ship damaged, total tonnage 7,200 GRT
1 ship a total loss, total tonnage 7,176 GRT

Born  10 Apr 1914 Greifswald
Died  12 Apr 1945(31)south of Isle of Man


Ranks

1 Nov 1943 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-1024 28 Jun 1944 12 Apr 1945  (+)  1 patrol (41 days) 

Gutteck is commonly listed as being a part of Crew 35, however he’s not listed in the 1937, 1938, or 1941 Rangliste, so that can’t be correct.

Patrol info for Hans-Joachim Gutteck

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-1024 30 Dec 1944  Kiel  2 Jan 1945  Horten   4 days
2. U-1024 28 Feb 1945  Horten  1 Mar 1945  Marviken   2 days
3. U-1024 3 Mar 1945  Marviken  12 Apr 1945  Sunk  Patrol 1,41 days

Ships hit by Hans-Joachim Gutteck

Date U-boat Name of ship Tons Nat. Convoy
7 Apr 1945U-1024 James W. Nesmith (t.)7,176amHX-346
12 Apr 1945U-1024 Will Rogers (d.)7,200amBB-80
 14,376

1 ship sunk (7,176 tons) and 1 ship damaged (7,200 tons).

Legend
We have a picture of this vessel.
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
(t.) means the ship was a total loss (included in ships & tonnage lost).

Media links


German U-boat Commanders of World War II

Busch, Rainer and Röll, Hans-Joachim

Listing of all U-boat commanders