WWI U-boat commanders

Wilhelm Kiel

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/08)

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 

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


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 (+)


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Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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