WWI U-boat commanders

Fritz Wernicke

Kapitänleutnant (Crew 4/05)

Successes
8 ships sunk with a total of 8,100 GRT
1 warship damaged with a total of 1,200 tons

Born:30 Oct 1885  
Died:18 Jan 1918 Aegean Sea 


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Ranks

1 Apr 1905 Seekadett
7 Apr 1906 Fähnrich zur See
28 Sep 1908 Leutnant zur See
27 Jan 1911 Oberleutnant zur See
16 Mar 1916 Kapitänleutnant

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class
 Iron Cross 1st class

U-boat Commands

UB 4223 Mar 1916 - 13 May 1917
UB 661 Aug 1917 - 18 Jan 1918 (+)

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Fritz Wernicke

DateU-boat Name of shipTonsNat.
 
3 Sep 1916 UB 42 Peter Darcy731ru
5 Oct 1916 UB 42 St. Nikolei150ru
19 Oct 1916 UB 42 Czarita2,891ru
 
1 Apr 1917 UB 42 Flora122it
14 Apr 1917 UB 42 Veronica (d.)1,200br
16 Apr 1917 UB 42 Rosetta86ag
23 Apr 1917 UB 42 Boro15it
19 Oct 1917 UB 66  Martha412da
 
17 Jan 1918 UB 66 Windsor Hall3,693br
 9,300
8 ships sunk (8,100 tons) and 1 ship damaged (1,200 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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