WWI U-boat commanders

Günther Krause

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/09)

Successes
9 ships sunk with a total of 9,021 GRT
1 ship damaged with a total of 6,970 GRT

Born:25 Jan 1890 Wilhelmshaven 
Died:12 Oct 1983 Bad Segeberg 

Günther Krause

Ranks

1 Apr 1909 Seekadett
12 Apr 1910 Fähnrich zur See
19 Sep 1912 Leutnant zur See
2 May 1915 Oberleutnant zur See
21 Jan 1920 Kapitänleutnant
1 Apr 1928 Korvettenkapitän
1 Jul 1933 Fregattenkapitän
1 Apr 1935 Kapitän zur See
1 Aug 1939 Konteradmiral
1 Feb 1942 Vizeadmiral

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 U-Boat War Badge

U-boat Commands

UB 4121 Mar 1917 - 13 Sep 1917
UB 8315 Oct 1917 - 9 Jun 1918

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Günther Krause

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
 
19 Apr 1917 UB 41 EllidaSteamer1,124nw
22 May 1917 UB 41 LanthornSteamer2,299br
23 May 1917 UB 41 MonarchSteamer1,318nw
12 Jun 1917 UB 41 AlwynSailing vessel73br
13 Jun 1917 UB 41 SilverburnSteamer284br
14 Jun 1917 UB 41  AngantyrSteamer1,359da
6 Aug 1917 UB 41 TalismanSteamer153br
8 Sep 1917 UB 41 HarrowSteamer1,777br
 
23 Mar 1918 UB 83 AultonSteamer634br
23 Mar 1918 UB 83 Meline (d.)Tanker6,970br
 15,991
9 ships sunk (9,021 tons) and 1 ship damaged (6,970 tons).


Legend
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
We have a picture of this vessel.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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