WWI U-boats

UC 9

Type UC I
ShipyardVulcan, Hamburg (Werk 53)
Ordered
Launched 11 Jul 1915
Commissioned 15 Jul 1915
Commanders
15 Jul 1915 - 31 Oct 1915 Oblt. Paul Sch├╝rmann
Career 2 patrols
15 Jul 1915 - 23 Sep 1915 training Flotilla
23 Sep 1915 - 31 Oct 1915 Flandern Flotilla
SuccessesNo successes
Fate 20 Oct 1915 - UC 9 was assigned to lay mines off Long Sand. She sail on October 20, 1915 but did not return. The body of her chief engineer washed ashore on November 12. . 16 dead (all hands lost).

Back to the U-boat index