WWI U-boat commanders

Karsten von Heydebreck

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/08)

Successes
41 ships sunk with a total of 36,702 GRT
4 ships damaged with a total of 4,639 GRT
1 ship taken as prize with a total of 1,328 GRT

Born:15 Aug 1889  
Died:1 Nov 1917 English Channel 


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Ranks

1 Apr 1908 Seekadett
10 Apr 1909 Fähnrich zur See
27 Sep 1911 Leutnant zur See
19 Sep 1914 Oberleutnant zur See

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class

U-boat Commands

UB 622 Jul 1916 - 9 Jan 1917
UC 6330 Jan 1917 - 1 Nov 1917 (+)

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Karsten von Heydebreck

DateU-boat Name of shipTonsNat.
 
10 Sep 1916 UB 6 Lindborg400nw
23 Sep 1916 UB 6 Germaine106be
23 Sep 1916 UB 6 LICHTEVREDEN II69be
23 Sep 1916 UB 6 Maria Da Jonge98be
23 Sep 1916 UB 6 Rosalie129be
24 Sep 1916 UB 6 Batavier Ii (p.)1,328nl
 
26 Apr 1917 UC 63 Amsteldjik186nl
10 May 1917 UC 63 Gruno171nl
27 Jun 1917 UC 63 Longbenton924br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 Frigate Bird20br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 Elsie20br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 Frances20br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 Glenelg32br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 Harbinger39br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 Rose Of June20br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 William And Betsy21br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 Frank (d.)21br
28 Jun 1917 UC 63 Diligence (d.)20br
30 Jun 1917 UC 63 Markersdal1,640da
1 Jul 1917 UC 63 Advance44br
1 Jul 1917 UC 63 Gleam54br
1 Jul 1917 UC 63 Radiance57br
31 Jul 1917 UC 63 Empress2,914br
2 Aug 1917 UC 63 Young Bert59br
6 Aug 1917 UC 63 Alfred107fr
6 Aug 1917 UC 63 Fane1,119nw
6 Aug 1917 UC 63 Zamora (d.)3,639br
7 Aug 1917 UC 63 Onesta2,674it
8 Aug 1917 UC 63 MARIE JESUS PROTEGEZ NOUS46fr
14 Aug 1917 UC 63 Thames403br
14 Aug 1917 UC 63 Costanza2,545it
14 Aug 1917 UC 63 Luna (d.)959nw
15 Aug 1917 UC 63 Ethel And Millie58br
15 Aug 1917 UC 63 G & E61br
15 Aug 1917 UC 63 Alice25br
22 Sep 1917 UC 63 Italia627fr
24 Sep 1917 UC 63 Perseverance2,873fr
24 Sep 1917 UC 63 Europe2,839fr
25 Sep 1917 UC 63 Dinorah4,208fr
25 Sep 1917 UC 63 James Seckar255br
24 Oct 1917 UC 63  Ulfsborg2,040da
28 Oct 1917 UC 63 Baron Garioch1,831br
29 Oct 1917 UC 63 Marne979fr
4 Nov 1917 UC 63 Lyra1,141nw
25 Nov 1917 UC 63 Oriflamme3,764br
4 Dec 1917 UC 63  Brigitta2,084br
 42,669
42 ships sunk (38,030 tons) and 4 ships damaged (4,639 tons).


Legend
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
(p.) means the ship was taken as prize (included in ships & tonnage lost).
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Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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