WWI U-boat commanders

Wilhelm Rhein

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/07)

Successes
21 ships sunk with a total of 27,854 GRT
1 warship sunk with a total of 1,075 tons
3 ships damaged with a total of 13,967 GRT

Born:10 Mar 1887  
Died:24 Jul 1964  

Wilhelm Rhein

Ranks

28 Sep 1910 Leutnant zur See
27 Sep 1913 Oberleutnant zur See
17 Sep 1917 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Friedrich-August Cross (Oldenburg)
2 Nov 1918  Royal House Order of Hohenzollern

U-boat Commands

UB 1623 Apr 1917 - 25 Aug 1917
UB 308 Aug 1917 - 21 Apr 1918
UB 11216 Apr 1918 - 11 Nov 1918

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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