WWI U-boat commanders

Wilhelm Kiel

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/08)

Successes
38 ships sunk with a total of 39,280 GRT
3 ships damaged with a total of 21,157 GRT

Born:6 Sep 1889  
Died:19 Feb 1917 English Channel 


If you can help with photo or any information on this Officer please contact us at gummi@uboat.net.

Ranks

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

Decorations

prewar  Military Honor Medal
 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

UB 1221 Nov 1915 - 25 Jun 1916
UC 1815 Aug 1916 - 19 Feb 1917 (+)

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

Back to listing of WWI U-boat commanders