WWI U-boat commanders

Hans Ewald Niemer

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/08)

8 ships sunk with a total of 11,181 GRT
1 ship damaged with a total of 419 GRT

Born:23 Aug 1889  

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


prewar  Order of the Crown
 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Friedrich-August Cross (Oldenburg)

U-boat Commands

UB 1620 Jan 1917 - 17 Mar 1917
UB 2320 Mar 1917 - 29 Jul 1917


Has been in command of UB12 while at dockyard 5.11.1916 to 19.1.1917

Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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