WWI U-boats

UC 46

Type UC II
ShipyardA.G. Weser, Bremen (Werk 256)
Ordered 20 Nov 1915
Laid down 1 Feb 1916
Launched 8 Aug 1916
Commissioned 15 Sep 1916
Commanders
15 Sep 1916 - 8 Feb 1917 Oblt. Friedrich Moecke
Career 4 patrols
29 Nov 1916 - 8 Feb 1917 Flandern Flotilla
Successes10 ships sunk with a total of 10,621 tons.
3 ships damaged with a total of 18,836 tons. (View ships hit by UC 46)
Fate 8 Feb 1917 - Rammed by detroyer HMS Liberty SE of Goodwin Sands (5107N 0139E). 23 dead (all hands lost).


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