Soldbuchs 5

 
WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Rudolf Joukel U-Boat Badge  U-Boot Front Spange
WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot ink stamp uniform photo

WW2 German Kriegsmarine Soldbuch for Fk. Gefreiter Rudolf Joukel. He was born 20 April 1942 by Karlsbad.   The Soldbuch 1st page is stamped with the red ink U signifying U-Boot personnel.  The entry at the bottom of the page shows he was attached to 3 U-Boot Ausbildung Abteilung Pillau.  It has a photo of him in his blue uniform.

WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Rudolf Joukel U-Boat Badge  U-Boot Front Spange

His occupation as listed is Flaktruppe-Infanterieartillerie.

The Soldbuch was started 9 August 1943, and the Feldpost number is obscured.

WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Rudolf Joukel U-Boat Badge  U-Boot Front Spange

Page 4 contains the awards of the U-Boot Badge awarded 30.09.1944, and just a month later, 12 October 1944, The U-Boot Front Clasp in Bronze!


Page 5 lists his mother and father, living in Gablonz, as next-of-kin.

WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Rudolf Joukel U-Boat Badge  U-Boot Front Spange

Pages 6-9 List all clothing issued.


WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Rudolf Joukel U-Boat Badge  U-Boot Front Spange
WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Rudolf Joukel # U-Boot Flotille, 4 U-Boot Flotille, 10 U-Boot Flotille

Pages 12-13 have hand written in clothing issued by 3 Company 3 U-Boot Ausbildung Abteilung.  Dates include 1943 and 1944.  There is an entry at the bottom edge dated September 1946.


WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Rudolf Joukel U-Boat Badge  U-Boot Front Spange

Page 14 is glued in and is from 26 January 1945.


Page 14a contains his weapons issued in July and August 1944.


WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Rudolf Joukel U-Boat Badge  U-Boot Front Spange

Page 14b shows he was issued a steel helmet in July and August 1944.  He was also issued 60 rounds of ammunition.  He was issued a gas mask 30 March 1945


WW2 German Soldbuch, Kriegsmarine U-Boot Swept Mines after war's end 1945

Pages 16 and 17 have hand written notation from 17 July 1945, that he is free from lice and vermin.