Heinrich Klapdor

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 36)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  6 Jul 1914 Westen, Düsseldorf
Died  7 Oct 1988(74)


Ranks

3 Apr 1936 Offiziersanwärter
10 Sep 1936 Seekadett
1 May 1937 Fähnrich zur See
1 Jul 1938 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 Oct 1938 Leutnant zur See
1 Sep 1943 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

  Iron Cross 2nd Class

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-9 16 Sep 1943 31 Mar 1944   4 patrols (81 days) 
U-9 Jun 1944 20 Aug 1944   1 patrol (28 days) 
U-2538 16 Feb 1945 8 May 1945   No war patrols 

Patrol info for Heinrich Klapdor

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-9 2 Oct 1943  Konstanza  23 Oct 1943  Feodosia  Patrol 1,22 days
2. U-9 24 Oct 1943  Feodosia  6 Nov 1943  Konstanza  Patrol 1,14 days
3. U-9 28 Nov 1943  Konstanza  25 Dec 1943  Konstanza  Patrol 2,28 days
4. U-9 21 Feb 1944  Konstanza  25 Feb 1944  Sevastopol  Patrol 3,5 days
5. U-9 26 Feb 1944  Sevastopol  28 Feb 1944  Konstanza  Patrol 3,3 days
6. U-9 23 Mar 1944  Konstanza  31 Mar 1944  Feodosia  Patrol 4,9 days
7. U-9 15 Jul 1944  Konstanza  11 Aug 1944  Konstanza  Patrol 5,28 days
5 patrols, 109 days at sea


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