Korvettenkapitän (Crew kuk 12)
|Born||15 Jun 1893||Eger|
|Died||10 Oct 1944||(51)||Baltic Sea|
First World War
Franz Venier joined the Austrian-Hungarian Navy 1912. He was the Third Officer on the U 4 in 1917 and in 1918 was the Second Officer on the same boat.
Second World War
He was a Watch Officer on the UD 3 from June to Nov 1941. He took command of the UD 1 on 3 Nov 1941 and commanded the until 14 Dec 1942. On 15 Dec he started U-boat familiarization for the UD 2 in preparation for his command of the boat taking place on 30 Jan 1943.
Venier Commanded the UD 2 until 1 April 1944 when he joined the U-boat Acceptance Command. He died onboard the U-2331 during a training accident on 10 Oct 1944 in the Baltic Sea.
Patrol info for Franz Venier
This commander did not go out on patrols with his boats.
Ships hit by Franz Venier
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