WWI U-boat commanders

Kurt Utke

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/12)

No ships sunk or damaged

Born:2 Dec 1898 Frankfurt an der Oder 
Died:30 Sep 1970 Mieming Range 

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13 Apr 1912 Seekadett
12 Apr 1913 Fähnrich zur See
22 Mar 1915 Leutnant zur See
25 Dec 1917 Oberleutnant zur See
1 Jan 1924 Kapitänleutnant
1 Oct 1931 Korvettenkapitän
1 Apr 1936 Fregattenkapitän
1 Oct 1937 Kapitän zur See
1 Mar 1942 Konteradmiral
1 Feb 1944 Vizeadmiral


 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Military Merit Order (Bavaria)
1918 or later  Hanseatic Cross
 U-Boat War Badge
28 Dec 1943  German Cross in Silver (WWII)

U-boat Commands

UC 1117 Jun 1918 - 26 Jun 1918


Prisoner of war June 26, 1918.

Ships hit by Kurt Utke

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Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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