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

3 Apr 1907 Seekadett
21 Apr 1908 Fähnrich zur See
28 Sep 1910 Leutnant zur See
27 Sep 1913 Oberleutnant zur See
17 Sep 1917 Kapitänleutnant
1 Apr 1926 Korvettenkapitän

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
 Friedrich-August Cross (Oldenburg)
1918 or later  Hanseatic Cross
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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