WWI U-boat commanders

Thorwald von Bothmer

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/02)

21 ships sunk with a total of 61,563 GRT
2 ships damaged with a total of 6,714 GRT
1 warship damaged with a total of 5,250 tons
1 ship taken as prize with a total of 1,005 GRT

Born:30 Oct 1883  

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11 Apr 1903 Fähnrich zur See
29 Sep 1905 Leutnant zur See
8 Feb 1908 Oberleutnant zur See
12 Apr 1913 Kapitänleutnant


prewar  Order of the Crown
 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class
late 1916  Royal House Order of Hohenzollern

U-boat Commands

U 6623 Jul 1915 - 16 Jun 1917


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Media links

Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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