Gerhard Kluth

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37b)



No ships sunk or damaged.


Born  31 Aug 1918 Dresden
Died  17 Jan 1944(25)North Atlantic


Ranks

9 Oct 1937 Offiziersanwärter
1 Apr 1939 Fähnrich zur See
1 Mar 1940 Oberfähnrich zur See
1 May 1940 Leutnant zur See
1 Apr 1942 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

U-boat Commands

U-boatFromTo
U-377 3 Aug 1943 17 Jan 1944  (+)  2 patrols (55 days) 

Patrol info for Gerhard Kluth

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-377 26 Aug 1943  Brest  30 Aug 1943  Brest  Patrol 1,5 days
2. U-377 6 Sep 1943  Brest  7 Sep 1943  Brest  Patrol 1,2 days
3. U-377 9 Sep 1943  Brest  22 Sep 1943  *at sea*  Patrol 1,14 days
4. U-377 15 Dec 1943  Brest  17 Jan 1944  Sunk  Patrol 2,34 days
2 patrols, 55 days at sea

Ships hit by Gerhard Kluth

No entries found.


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