Arved von Mühlendahl
Kapitän zur See (Crew 23)
No ships sunk or damaged.
|Born ||1 Nov 1904|| ||Reval|
|Died ||19 Sep 1944||(39)||North Sea|
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|1 Sep 1943||Kapitän zur See|
|U-867 ||12 Dec 1943 ||19 Sep 1944 (+)|| 1 patrol (11 days) |
Arved von Muhlendahl was one of the oldest U-boat commanders of WWII to depart on patrol when he took his boat U-867 out from Kiel, Germany on 9 Sep 1944. He was almost 40 years old at the time. The boat was sunk with all hands, 60 men, 11 days into the patrol by a British Liberator aircraft (Sqdn. 224/Q) on 19 Sept 1944 (Niestlé, 1998).
Busch, R. and Röll, H-J. (1999). German U-boat commanders of World War II.
Busch, R. and Röll, H-J. (1997). Der U-Bootkrieg 1939-1945 (Band 2).
Niestlé, A. (1998). German U-boat losses during World War II.
Patrol info for Arved von Mühlendahl
| ||U-boat ||Departure
||Arrival|| || ||
||9 Sep 1944 ||Kiel
||19 Sep 1944 ||Sunk
||Patrol 1,||11 days||
Ships hit by Arved von Mühlendahl