WWI U-boat commanders

Hans Nieland

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/05)

Successes
26 ships sunk with a total of 40,157 GRT
3 ships damaged with a total of 14,766 GRT

Born:13 Jun 1885  
Died:  


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Ranks

1 Apr 1905 Seekadett
7 Apr 1906 Fähnrich zur See
28 Sep 1908 Leutnant zur See
5 Sep 1911 Oberleutnant zur See
24 Apr 1916 Kapitänleutnant
24 Nov 1919 Out of naval service

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Friedrich-August Cross (Oldenburg)

U-boat Commands

UB 1229 Mar 1915 - 20 Nov 1915
UB 2511 Dec 1915 - 24 Dec 1915
U 6716 Mar 1916 - 14 Dec 1917

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Hans Nieland

DateU-boat Name of shipTonsNat.
 
24 Jul 1915 UB 12 Activity56br
24 Jul 1915 UB 12 Henry Charles41br
24 Jul 1915 UB 12 Kathleen59br
24 Jul 1915 UB 12 Prosper45br
4 Aug 1915 UB 12 Challenger50br
4 Aug 1915 UB 12 Heliotrope28br
23 Aug 1915 UB 12 Boy Bert57br
23 Aug 1915 UB 12 Integrity52br
25 Aug 1915 UB 12 Young Frank49br
 
16 Apr 1916 U 67  Cardonia2,169br
20 Apr 1916 U 67 Whitgift4,397br
22 Apr 1916 U 67 Chanaral2,423fr
 
28 Jan 1917 U 67  Daisy1,227da
29 Jan 1917 U 67 Punta Teno1,042sp
1 Feb 1917 U 67 Butron2,434sp
2 Feb 1917 U 67 Elikon1,166gr
5 Feb 1917 U 67 Lorton1,419pe
19 Feb 1917 U 67 Headley4,953br
17 Apr 1917 U 67 Kish4,928br
18 Apr 1917 U 67 Rhydwen4,799br
20 Apr 1917 U 67 Portloe3,187br
28 Apr 1917 U 67  Port Jackson2,309br
19 Jul 1917 U 67 Harrildsborg1,547da
24 Jul 1917 U 67 Viking873sw
28 Jul 1917 U 67  Rigmor798da
15 Sep 1917 U 67 Idomeneus (d.)6,692br
21 Nov 1917 U 67 Breynton (d.)4,240br
22 Nov 1917 U 67 Redbridge (d.)3,834br
27 Nov 1917 U 67 Premier49br
 54,923
26 ships sunk (40,157 tons) and 3 ships damaged (14,766 tons).


Legend
(d.) means the ship was damaged.
We have a picture of this vessel.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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