Rudolf Rademacher

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 37b)

No ships sunk or damaged.

Born  19 Feb 1919 Breslau
Died  30 Jun 1944(25)North Atlantic

Kriegsmarine Crew photo


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


U-boat Commands

U-478 8 Sep 1943 30 Jun 1944  (+)  1 patrol (6 days) 

Patrol info for Rudolf Rademacher

 U-boat Departure Arrival  
1. U-478 20 Jun 1944  Kiel  22 Jun 1944  Kristiansand   3 days
2. U-478 25 Jun 1944  Kristiansand  30 Jun 1944    Patrol 1,6 days

Ships hit by Rudolf Rademacher

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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