Jürgen Kuntze

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 36)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  12 Sep 1917 Berlin
Died  30 Apr 1943(25)North Atlantic


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 Oct 1940 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Mar 1943 Kapitänleutnant


U-boat Commands

U-227 22 Aug 1942 30 Apr 1943  (+)  1 patrol (7 days) 

Patrol info for Jürgen Kuntze

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-227 24 Apr 1943  Kiel  30 Apr 1943  Sunk  Patrol 1,7 days

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

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