WWI U-boat commanders

Freiherr Nikolaus von Lyncker

Oberleutnant zur See (Crew 4/09)

Successes
5 ships sunk with a total of 4,965 GRT
1 ship damaged with a total of 2,748 GRT

Born:15 Apr 1891  
Died:22 May 1945 USSR 


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Ranks

1 Apr 1909 Seekadett
12 Apr 1910 Fähnrich zur See
19 Sep 1912 Leutnant zur See
2 May 1915 Oberleutnant zur See
15 Feb 1920 Kapitänleutnant
23 Aug 1920 Out of naval service

Decorations

 Iron Cross 2nd class

U-boat Commands

UB 1210 Mar 1918 - 9 May 1918
UC 175 May 1918 - 11 Nov 1918

Notes

No entry found for this officer.

Ships hit by Nikolaus von Lyncker

DateU-boat Name of shipType of shipTonsNat.
 
24 May 1918 UC 17 GabirNavy Trawler219br
24 May 1918 UC 17 YuccaNavy Trawler198br
26 May 1918 UC 17 ThamesSteamer1,327br
30 May 1918 UC 17 Dungeness (d.)Steamer2,748br
28 Jun 1918 UC 17 SunnivaSteamer1,913br
8 Oct 1918 UC 17 ThaliaSteamer1,308br
 7,713
5 ships sunk (4,965 tons) and 1 ship damaged (2,748 tons).


Legend
(d.) means the ship was damaged.

Media links


Kaiserliche Marine U-Boote 1914-1918

Dufeil, Yves

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